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Ancient ballads selected from Percy"s collection : with explanatory notes taken from different authors : for the use and entertainment of young persons by Thomas Percy

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Published by Printed for Vernor, Hood, and Sharpe, Poultry, J. Harris ... , and E. Upham, Exeter, ... by W. Wilson in London .
Written in English


  • Ballads, English,
  • English poetry

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Edition Notes

Other titlesPercy"s ballads
Statementby a lady
ContributionsPercy, Thomas, 1729-1811., John Harris (Firm)
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 211 p., [2] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages211
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14831775M

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