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Published by S. Low, Marston & Co. in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementby the Sire de Joinville ; translated by James Hutton.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 85/7163 (D)
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 220 p. ; 16 cm.
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2603474M
LC Control Number85161907

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