Highgate tunnel, or, The secret arch

a burlesque operatic tragedy in two acts
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Printed for J. Miller , London
Musicals -- Libr
Other titlesHighgate tunnel., The secret arch.
Statementby Momus Medlar.
GenreLibrettos.
SeriesEnglish and American drama of the nineteenth century
ContributionsSmith, Horace, 1779-1849., Smith, James, 1775-1839., Smith, T. 1933-
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination37 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17809795M
OCLC/WorldCa9290612

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