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Godwin & Mary letters of William Godwin and Mary Wollstonecraft. by William Godwin

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Published by University of Kansas Press in Lawrence .
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  • Godwin, William, 1756-1836 -- Correspondence,
  • Wollstonecraft, Mary, 1759-1797 -- Correspondence,
  • Authors, English -- 18th century -- Correspondence

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Edition Notes

Bibliographical footnotes.

StatementEdited by Ralph M. Wardle.
ContributionsWollstonecraft, Mary, 1759-1797., Wardle, Ralph Martin, 1909- ed.
LC ClassificationsPR4720.A5 W3 1966
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 125 p.
Number of Pages125
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5995742M
LC Control Number66027700

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