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Old Rome and new Italy

(Recuerdos de Italia)

by Emilio Castelar

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Tinsley Bros. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Emilio Castelar. Tr. by Mrs. Arthur Arnold
    ContributionsArnold, Amelia Elizabeth Hyde, lady, d. 1915, tr
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDG427 .C345
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi p., 1 l., 352 p.
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24742767M
    LC Control Number04005996
    OCLC/WorldCa2329332

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