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Memoirs of a Renaissance Pope

Pius II Pope

Memoirs of a Renaissance Pope

the commentaries of Pius II : an abridgment

by Pius II Pope

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Published by G. P. Putnam"s in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesThe commentaries of Pius II.
Statementtranslated by Florence A. Gragg ; edited, with introd., by Leona C. Gabel ; ill. selected by Ruth Rubinstein.
SeriesCapricorn books
ContributionsGabel, Leona C. 1895-1980.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX1308 .A38
The Physical Object
Pagination381 p., [8] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages381
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18986225M

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