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Six months in Europe and the Orient

Six months in Europe and the Orient

descriptive letters written to a friend

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Witness Press in Montreal .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Middle East -- Description and travel.,
  • Europe -- Description and travel -- 1800-1918.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James Carter.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 71116
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination6 microfiches (291 fr.)
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21117490M
    ISBN 100665711166

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