The Englishman"s fortnight in Paris or, the art of ruining himself there in a few days. By an observer. ... Translated from the French. by Jean Jacques Rutledge

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Published by printed for B. Corcoran, R. Cross, J. Hoey, J. Potts, J. Williams [and 12 others in Dublin] in Dublin .

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 554, no. 3.
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Number of Pages245
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