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The golden age of Burgundy

Joseph Calmette

The golden age of Burgundy

the magnificent dukes and their courts.

by Joseph Calmette

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philip, Duke of Burgundy, 1342-1404,
  • Jean, Duke of Burgundy, 1371-1419,
  • Philip, Duke of Burgundy, 1396-1467,
  • Charles, Duke of Burgundy, 1433-1477

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of Les grands ducs de Bourgogne.

    StatementTranslated from the French by Doreen Weightman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC611.B78 C263 1963
    The Physical Object
    Pagination371 p.
    Number of Pages371
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5879286M
    LC Control Number63009876
    OCLC/WorldCa403997

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