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Reasons for contentment

Reasons for contentment

addressed to the labouring part of the British public

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Published by printed by R. Clay and sold by Roake & Varty in London .
Written in English


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Other titlesThe fable of the beehive.
Statementtogether with the fable of the beehive.
The Physical Object
Pagination24p. ;
Number of Pages24
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