Eva, an old Irish story By the authoress of Corfe Castle.

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Published by printed by J. Connor in Cork .

Written in English

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 8324, no. 07.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages235
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Open LibraryOL18358781M

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