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The sultaness

Johnson, Charles

The sultaness

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Published by Printed by W. Wilkins for J. Brown ... W. Hinchliffe ... and J. Walthoe, Jun. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Mr. Johnson
SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1830
ContributionsRacine, Jean, 1639-1699.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[6], 55 p
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15140563M

It took me a little while to get into this book. I wasn't sure if I was interested, but then suddenly, I couldn't put it down. I was completely drawn in to the characters and the beautiful descriptions of life in the Palaces of the Ottomans.


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