The high road to Parnassus, with the flogger flogged; or, the pædagogue lath"d in his turn
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The high road to Parnassus, with the flogger flogged; or, the pædagogue lath"d in his turn by Antipaedagogus.

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Published by printed by, and for J. Stephens in London .
Written in English

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 634, no. 10.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17032772M

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