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golden century of Spain 1501-1621

R. T. Davies

golden century of Spain 1501-1621

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


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Statementby R.T. Davies.
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Open LibraryOL17346241M


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Trevor Davies by R. T. Davies A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.