The philosophical Quixote
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The philosophical Quixote or, memoirs of Mr. David Wilkins. In a series of letters ...

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Published by printed for J. Johnson in London .
Written in English

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 269, no. 2.
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL16889591M

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