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Published by Mouton in The Hague .
Written in English


  • French language -- To 1500 -- Subjunctive.

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Bibliography, p. (127)-128.

SeriesJanua linguarum. Series practica -- 220
LC ClassificationsPC2864
The Physical Object
Pagination134 p. ;
Number of Pages134
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Open LibraryOL18544331M

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