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3 edition of Rome: as seen by a New-Yorker in 1843-4. found in the catalog.

Rome: as seen by a New-Yorker in 1843-4.

by William Mitchell Gillespie

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Published by Wiley and Putnam in New-York, & London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome (Italy)
    • Subjects:
    • Rome (Italy) -- Description and travel

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG805 .G47
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 216 p.
      Number of Pages216
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6947404M
      LC Control Number04030508
      OCLC/WorldCa2944681

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