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Historical narrations in French

Charles Picot

Historical narrations in French

consisting of interesting historical pieces, intended for reading, translation and particularly for narration ...

by Charles Picot

  • 191 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Thomas, Cowperthwait & co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French language -- Readers -- History.,
  • History -- Problems, exercises, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: No. 4 of Charles Picot"s series of school books.

    StatementBy Charles Picot ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPC2113 .P53
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 9-252 p.
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6524105M
    LC Control Number10027133


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