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Quips and quiddites

William Davenport Adams

Quips and quiddites

a quintessence of quirks, quaint, quizzical, and quotable

by William Davenport Adams

  • 11 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Chatto and Windus in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementselected and edited by W. Davenport Adams.
SeriesThe Mayfair library
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 86/7670 (P)
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 272, 32 p. ; 17 cm.
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2307309M
LC Control Number86183722

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