In the heel of Italy
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In the heel of Italy a study of an unknown city by Martin S. Briggs

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Published by A. Melrose in London .
Written in English


  • Lecce (Italy) -- History.,
  • Lecce (Italy) -- Description.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Martin Shaw Briggs.
LC ClassificationsDG883 .L357
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 382 p.
Number of Pages382
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16200816M

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