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Published by Sands & company in Edinburgh, London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.


  • Nobility -- Great Britain,
  • Great Britain -- Kings and rulers

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Edition Notes

Statementby Frederic G. Bagshawe.
LC ClassificationsDA28.1 .B3
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6548174M
LC Control Number12025400

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