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Women of Florence

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Published by Chatto and Windvs in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Florence (Italy),
  • Italy,
  • Florence.,
  • Italy.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Italy -- Florence,
    • Renaissance -- Italy,
    • Florence (Italy) -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Isidora del Lvngo, tr. by Mary C. Steegmann, with a preface by Doctor Gvido Biagi.
      ContributionsSteegmann, Mary C., tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG735.6 .L94
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxvi, 299 p.
      Number of Pages299
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6993028M
      LC Control Number08002186
      OCLC/WorldCa1253589


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