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Galley slave

Jean Marteilhe

Galley slave

the autobiography of Jean Marteilhe.

by Jean Marteilhe

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Published by Folio Society in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Huguenots.,
    • Galley slaves -- France.

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of Mémoires d"un protestant.

      StatementEdited by Kenneth Fenwick.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX9459.M35 A3 1957
      The Physical Object
      Pagination182 p.
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6243258M
      LC Control Number58002885
      OCLC/WorldCa2854172


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