The muleteer of Toledo, or, King, queen, and knave a comic drama in two acts by

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Other titlesThe muleteer of Toledo, King, queen, and knave
Statementby John Maddison Morton
Series[French"s acting edition], English and American drama of the nineteenth century, French"s acting edition
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination28 p
Number of Pages28
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