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Paris of the Parisians

by Macdonald, John Frederick

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Published by G. Richards in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paris (France) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 198 p.
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24180933M
    OCLC/WorldCa1937991

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