Charlotte, or, The pleasing companion for young misses

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Published by Printed for T.B. Jansen & Co. in New York .

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Other titlesThe pleasing companion for young misses.
Statementwritten by a lady ; with beautiful engravings.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 5079.
The Physical Object
Pagination68 p., [4] leaves of plates
Number of Pages68
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Open LibraryOL15612146M

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