Life in the Middle Ages
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Published by Macmillan, University Press in New York, Cambridge .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Middle Ages -- Sources,
  • Literature, Medieval

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliographical footnotes.

Statementselected, translated and annotated by G. G. Coulton.
SeriesThe Cambridge anthologies, Cambridge anthologies
The Physical Object
Pagination4 v. in 1. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13526485M
OCLC/WorldCa4082664

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