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popes of Rome their ecclesiastical and political history during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries by Leopold von Ranke

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English


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Translation of Die römischen Päpste, ihre Kirche und ihr Staat im 16. und 17. Jahrhundert.

Statementby Leopold Ranke ; translated from the German by Sarah Austin.
ContributionsAustin, Sarah, 1793-1867.
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18901787M

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