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Marie Antoinette. by Hilaire Belloc

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English



  • France


  • Marie Antoinette, Queen, consort of Louis XVI, King of France, 1755-1793.,
  • Queens -- France -- Biography.,
  • France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsDC137.1 .B46 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 559 p.
Number of Pages559
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5693115M
ISBN 100836967089
LC Control Number70037871

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