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From a cloister

Elizabeth Gibson

From a cloister

by Elizabeth Gibson

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Published by Mathews in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Poems.

StatementElizabeth Gibson.
SeriesVigo cabinet series -- no. 19
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. ;
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20295032M

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