The conquest of Quebec an epic poem in eight books by Henry Murphy

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Statementby Henry Murphy
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 38116, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 38116
ContributionsAbecedarian Society (Dublin)
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FormatMicroform
Pagination4 microfiches (182 fr.).
Number of Pages182
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Open LibraryOL24431388M
ISBN 100665381166

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