Mirabeau and the French Revolution by Charles F. Warwick

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Published by J.B. Lippincott in Philadelphia .

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  • Mirabeau, Honoré-Gabriel de Riquetti, comte de, 1749-1791,
  • Revolutionaries -- France -- Biography,
  • France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799

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Statementby Charles F. Warwick ; illustrated by John R. Neill.
ContributionsJohn Boyd Thacher Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsDC146.M7 W3
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 11-483 p., [17] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages483
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6954964M
LC Control Number05013576

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