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The history of a crime

Victor Hugo

The history of a crime

by Victor Hugo

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Published by President Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Napoleon -- III, -- Emperor of the French, -- 1808-1873,
  • France -- History -- Coup d"état, 1851,
  • France -- History -- Second Republic, 1848-1852

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of Histoire d"un crime, and, Napoleon le petit

    StatementVictor Hugo
    ContributionsHugo, Victor, 1802-1885., Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885., Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22771273M

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