The Limerick boy, or, Paddy"s mischief
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The Limerick boy, or, Paddy"s mischief an original farce in one act by James Pilgrim

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Published by W.V. Spencer in Boston .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Other titlesThe Limerick boy, Paddy"s mischief, Paddy Miles, the Limerick boy
Statementby James Pilgrim
SeriesSpencer"s Boston theatre -- no. 16, English and American drama of the nineteenth century, Spencer"s Boston theatre -- no. 16
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15204101M

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