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9 edition of Paris discovered found in the catalog.

Paris discovered

explorations in the City of Light

by Mary Sperling McAuliffe

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Elysian Editions in Hightstown, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paris (France) -- Description and travel,
  • Paris (France) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementMary McAuliffe.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC707 .M442 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 298 p. :
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17898614M
    ISBN 100871272873
    LC Control Number2006045245
    OCLC/WorldCa68221529

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