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4 edition of Spain and the Spaniards, in 1843. found in the catalog.

Spain and the Spaniards, in 1843.

by Samuel Edward Widdrington

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Published by T. & W. Boone in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Spain -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Captain S. E. Widdrington.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDP41 .W64
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6937387M
      LC Control Number04005102
      OCLC/WorldCa6504023

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