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The tale of Christiana, Queen of Sweden.

Sir Compton Mackenzie

The tale of Christiana, Queen of Sweden.

by Sir Compton Mackenzie

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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christina, -- Queen of Sweden, -- 1626-1689,
  • Sweden -- History -- Christina, 1632-1654.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe sibyl of the north
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDL719 M3 1934
    The Physical Object
    Pagination262p.
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20362851M

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