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The history of the war of seventeen hundred and forty one

Voltaire

The history of the war of seventeen hundred and forty one

By M. de Voltaire. In two parts. The second edition. Carefully revised ... with the addition of a plan ...

by Voltaire

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Published by printed for G. and A. Ewing in Dublin .
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Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1983. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 44, no. 4).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 44, no. 4.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],296p.,plate
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16937047M


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