An epistle to the fair-sex on the subject of drinking In which the particular consequences of this most prevailing custom are fully and fairly exposed in the following characters, viz. In a young woman of quality. A gentleman"s daughter. The daughter of a rich tradesman. ...

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Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1985. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 909, no. 7).

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 909, no. 7.
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Number of Pages72
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Open LibraryOL16987029M

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