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3 edition of spectre bridegroom found in the catalog.

spectre bridegroom

W. T. Moncrieff

spectre bridegroom

or, A ghost in spite of himself.

by W. T. Moncrieff

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Published by E. Murden in New-York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementA farce. In two acts. Founded on a story of the same name, in the Sketch book. By W.T. Moncrieff. As performed at the New-York theatre.
ContributionsIrving, Washington, 1783-1859.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5029.M7 S7
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p.
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6625544M
LC Control Number20010194
OCLC/WorldCa23010500

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Detail from La Ballade de Lénore ou les Morts vont vite [The Ballad of Lenore, or The Dead Travel Fast] (), oil on canvas by French artist Horace Vernet (–).(The Athenaeum). The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Washington Irving The Spectre Bridegroom A Traveller’s Tale.

He that supper for is dight, It was his lost daughter, and her companion—the Spectre Bridegroom. The baron was astounded. He looked at his daughter, then at the spectre, and almost doubted the evidence of his senses. The latter, too. the spectre bridegroom Download the spectre bridegroom or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

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