Women of Florence by Isidoro del Lungo

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Published by Doubleday, Page in New York .

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  • Florence (Italy),
  • Italy,
  • Florence


  • Women -- Italy -- Florence -- History.,
  • Florence (Italy) -- History.

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Statementby Isidoro del Lungo ; translated by Mary C. Steegmann ; with preface by Guido Biagi.
ContributionsCatt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947, former owner., National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsJK1881 .N357 sec. VIII, no. 11
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxvi, 299 p., [27] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages299
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1054188M
LC Control Number93838254

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