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castles of Italy

Caesar Titus Giuseppe Formilli

castles of Italy

by Caesar Titus Giuseppe Formilli

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Published by A. & C. Black in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy.
    • Subjects:
    • Castles -- Italy.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby C. T. G. Formilli ... with twenty-four plates in colour by the author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG420 .F55
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 179, [1] p.
      Number of Pages179
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6305564M
      LC Control Number34014558
      OCLC/WorldCa1204954

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