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Royal women their history and romance by Mann, Mary Ridpath.

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Published by A.C. McClurg & Co. in Chicago .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementby Mary Ridpath-Mann ...
LC ClassificationsD107.3 .M3
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p. l., 216 p.
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6555305M
LC Control Number13005517

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