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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, A. Hart in London, Philadelphia .
Written in English

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

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy W. Cooke Taylor.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC36.8.O7 T3 1850
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6593952M
      LC Control Number17001984
      OCLC/WorldCa5689253


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