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2 edition of The book of the ladies found in the catalog.

The book of the ladies

The book of the ladies

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Published by J. B. Millet in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Pierre de Bourdeïlle, Abbé de Brantôme ; with elucidations on some of those ladies by C.-A. Sainte-Beuve ; translated by Katharine Prescott Wormeley ; editor-in-chief, G.K. Fortescue. --
    SeriesDramas and tragedies of chivalric France, Romances of royalty, Dramas and tragedies of chivalric France, Romances of royalty
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 308 p. :
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26528878M

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