The philosopher of Berlin
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The philosopher of Berlin a comedy in two acts by William Bayle Bernard

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Published by J. Dicks in [London .
Written in English

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Statementby Bayle Bernard
SeriesDicks" standard plays -- no. 779, English and American drama of the nineteenth century, Dicks" standard plays -- no. 779
The Physical Object
Pagination14 p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15145518M

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