The Lilliputian masquerade occasioned by the conclusion of peace between those potent nations, the Lilliputians and Tommy Thumbians : behind our mask you"ll find something to please and improve the mind

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Published by Printed by Isaiah Thomas, Jun. in Worcester, Mass .

Written in English

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SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 2538
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination61 p.
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15052331M

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