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Lords of the world

a story of the fall of Carthage and Corinth

by Church, Alfred John

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Published by C. Scribner"s sons in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carthage (Extinct city),
  • Fiction

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.C47 L, PR4453.C58 L
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii p., 1 l.,
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26363855M
    LC Control Number04018946

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