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The men who would be king

a look at royalty in exile
  • 167 Pages
  • 3.11 MB
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Sidgwick & Jackson , London
Exiles -- Biography., Europe -- Kings and rulers -- Biogr

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StatementNicholas Shakespeare.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD107 .S5 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 167 p., [24] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2926694M
ISBN 100283989483
LC Control Number84161415

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