4 edition of Five famous French women found in the catalog.
|Statement||by Mrs. Henry Fawcett. With thirty illustrations.|
|LC Classifications||DC36.7 .F27|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 304 p.|
|Number of Pages||304|
|LC Control Number||06004706|
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