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The modern ship of fools by Ireland, W. H.

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Published by Printed for Conrad and Co., Matthew Carey, and Samuel P. Bradford, Philadelphia, Andrews and Cummings, and William Pelham, Boston in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Fools and jesters -- Poetry.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesStultifera navis., Ship of fools.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 12819.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 295 p.
Number of Pages295
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15622897M

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