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French portraits

Vance Thompson

French portraits

being appreciations of the writers of young France by Vance Thompson.

by Vance Thompson

  • 192 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Richard G. Badger & Co. in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • Belgian literature -- History and criticism,
  • Authors, Belgian,
  • Authors, French,
  • Authors, Belgian -- Portraits,
  • Authors, French -- Portraits

  • Edition Notes

    GenrePortraits.
    ContributionsVallotton, Félix, 1865-1925., Cazals, F.-A. 1865-1941., Jossot, Gustave Henri, 1866-1951.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ294 .T5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii p., 241 p., [11] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6774081M
    LC Control Number00000431


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