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diary of Baron Waldstein, a traveller in Elizabethan England

ValdsМЊtejna, ZdeneМЊk BrtnickyМЃ z baron

diary of Baron Waldstein, a traveller in Elizabethan England

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Valdštejna, Zdeněk Brtnický z, baron, 1581-1623 -- Diaries.,
    • England -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.,
    • England -- Social life and customs -- 16th century.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementtranslated and annotated by G.W. Groos.
      ContributionsGroos, G. W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA610 .V35 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination184 p. :
      Number of Pages184
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3876844M
      ISBN 100500012547
      LC Control Number81201587


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