The Burmese war
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The Burmese war a grand naval and military melo-drama in three acts by Amherst, J. H.

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Published by J. Duncombe in London .
Written in English


  • Burmese War, 1824-1826 -- Drama

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Statementby J.H. Amherst
SeriesEnglish and American drama of the nineteenth century
The Physical Object
Pagination44 p
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15144797M

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