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Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres.

Henry Brooks Adams

Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres.

by Henry Brooks Adams

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Published by Constable .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed. 1936.

The Physical Object
Pagination397p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages397
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18853367M

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Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres by Henry Adams; 61 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Mont-Saint-Michel (Abbey: France), Le Mont-Saint-Michel (France), Mont St. Michel, France, Mont-Saint-Michel, France. Mont-Saint-Michel (Cathedral), Cathedrals, Cathédrale de Chartres, Medieval Civilization, Chartres, France. Notre-Dame (Cathedral), Cathe?drale de Chartres, Cathedrale de Chartres. Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres - Ebook written by Henry Adams. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres.

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