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The history of the twelve Cæsars, first emperors of Rome collected from the most authentic historians, both ancient and modern by Edward Leigh

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Published by Printed and sold by P. Brynberg in Wilmington [Del.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Emperors -- Rome.,
  • Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-284 A.D.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Edward Leigh.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 809.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination108 p.
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15989445M

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