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Legends of the Virgin and Christ with special reference to literature and art

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Published by Musson in Toronto .
Written in English

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Statementby H.A. Guerber
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 33398, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 33398
The Physical Object
Pagination4 microfiches (181 fr.)
Number of Pages181
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24344230M
ISBN 100665333986

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