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Ancient and modern Rome.

A poem.

by George Keate

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Published by Printed for R. and J. Dodsley in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWritten at Rome in the year 1755.
ContributionsKingesby, George, supposed author.
The Physical Object
Pagination39 p.
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22096778M
OCLC/WorldCa12849147


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