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Fragments of politics and history

by Louis-SГ©bastien Mercier

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Published by Printed for H. Murray, no. 32, Fleet-street in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy M. Mercier. ; Translated from the French. In two volumes
    ContributionsRutherfurd, John, of Edgerston
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26517903M

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