2 edition of The book of the ladies found in the catalog.
The book of the ladies
|Statement||by Pierre de Bourdeïlle, Abbé de Brantôme ; with elucidations on some of those ladies by C.-A. Sainte-Beuve ; translated by Katharine Prescott Wormeley ; editor-in-chief, G.K. Fortescue. --|
|Series||Dramas and tragedies of chivalric France, Romances of royalty, Dramas and tragedies of chivalric France, Romances of royalty|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 308 p. :|
|Number of Pages||308|
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