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Published by Printed for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green in London .
Written in English


  • France -- Description and travel.,
  • Italy -- Description and travel.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsDC27 .S75
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 427, [1] p.
Number of Pages427
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17936184M
LC Control Number03031167

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