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6 edition of Maurice, or, The fisher"s cot found in the catalog.

Maurice, or, The fisher"s cot

a tale

by Mary Shelley

  • 275 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851. -- Criticism, Textual.,
    • Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851 -- Manuscripts.,
    • Children of the rich -- Fiction.,
    • Kidnapping -- Fiction.,
    • England -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Other titlesFisher"s cot, Maurice
      StatementMary Shelley ; edited with an introduction by Claire Tomalin.
      GenreManuscripts., Fiction.
      ContributionsTomalin, Claire.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR5397 .M38 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 179 p. :
      Number of Pages179
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6784974M
      ISBN 100226752283
      LC Control Number00037789

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      SmartSellTM - The New Way to sell Online we won't be beaten by anyone. Categories. Arts & Crafts; Baby; Bags; Beauty; Books; Electronics; Games. London, Viking, 1st edition. First publication of a long-lost story for children written in , including a number of changes made by the author. A long introduction by Claire Tomalin discusses the literary and psychological significance of th.


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