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life and times of Louis the Fourteenth.

G. P. R. James

life and times of Louis the Fourteenth.

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Published by H. G. Bohn in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Louis XIV, King of France, 1638-1715.,
    • France -- History -- Louis XIV, 1643-1715.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy G. P. R. James.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC125 .J27 1851
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL176379M
      LC Control Numbera 12001330
      OCLC/WorldCa3065028


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