The French language in the seventeenth century contemporary opinion in France by Peter Rickard

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  • French language -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Grammar -- Early works to 1800,
  • French language -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History -- Sources,
  • French language -- France -- History -- Sources,
  • France -- Civilization -- 17th century -- Sources

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 509-518) and index.

Book details

StatementPeter Rickard.
LC ClassificationsPC2103 .R53 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 551 p. ;
Number of Pages551
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1703717M
ISBN 100859913538
LC Control Number92004864

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