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Jovellanos and his English sources economic, philosophical, and political writings by John Herman Richard Polt

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Published by American Philosophical Society in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Jovellanos, Gaspar de, 1744-1811.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 70-72.

Statement[by] John H.R. Polt.
SeriesTransactions of the American Philosophical Society, new ser.,, v. 54, pt. 7
LC ClassificationsQ11 .P6 n.s., vol. 54, pt. 7
The Physical Object
Pagination74 p.
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5921193M
LC Control Number64025395

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