surprising adventures of the renowned Baron Munchausen, abridged containing singular travels, campaigns, voyages, and adventures; also, an account of a voyage into the moon and dog star ...

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  • Baron Munchausen"s narrative of his marvellous travels.

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With: Dodd, William. The genuine life and trial. London [1777]

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LC ClassificationsPN6193.M8 C3
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 87 p.
Number of Pages87
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6352836M
LC Control Number37010719
OCLC/WorldCa13345365

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