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Memoirs of the house of Orleans

Taylor, W. C.

Memoirs of the house of Orleans

including sketches and anecdotes of the most distinguished characters in France during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.

by Taylor, W. C.

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Published by R. Bentley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Orléans, House of,
  • Anecdotes -- France

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy W. Cooke Taylor.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC36.8 .O85
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16343607M
    LC Control Number04003555


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