The history of the Marquisate of Veere and Flushing
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The history of the Marquisate of Veere and Flushing containing an account of His Most Serene Highness the Prince of Orange"s right and title to it. ... Extracted from the most authentick Dutch writers, and state papers.

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Published by printed for A. Millar; and sold by M. .. in London .
Written in English


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The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxxvi,85,[1]p.
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19318097M

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