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Published by Institut für Anglistik und Amerikanistik, Universität Salzburg in Salzburg, Austria .
Written in English



  • Rome (Italy)


  • S. Maria degli Angeli (Monastery : Rome, Italy),
  • Rome (Italy) -- Buildings, structures, etc.,
  • Rome (Italy) -- Antiquities.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 9-11.

Statementby James Hogg.
SeriesAnalecta Cartusiana ;, 78
LC ClassificationsNA5620.S94 H6 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2601564M
LC Control Number85158969

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