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The Black Death: a collection of contemporary material

E. R. Chamberlin

The Black Death: a collection of contemporary material

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Published by Cape in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plague -- History -- Sources -- Facsimiles.,
  • Medicine, Medieval -- Sources -- Facsimiles.,
  • Black Death -- Sources -- Facsimiles.,
  • Plague -- history.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by E. R. Chamberlin.
    GenreSources, Facsimiles.
    SeriesJackdaw,, no. 50
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC172
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 portfolio.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5639412M
    ISBN 100305614371
    LC Control Number68068869
    OCLC/WorldCa455520

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