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The doges of Venice

Henri Gambier

The doges of Venice

a small history of the Republic of Venice

by Henri Gambier

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Published by F. Ongania in Venice .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Venice (Italy) -- History,
  • Venice (Italy) -- Kings and rulers

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHenri Gambier ; translated from the French by Gertrude Piccoli Dawson
    The Physical Object
    Pagination262 p., 18 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22785495M


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