Medieval France, a companion to French studies by Arthur Augustus Tilley

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Subjects:

  • Civilization, Medieval,
  • French literature -- Old French -- History and criticism,
  • France -- Civilization -- History,
  • France -- History -- Medieval period to 1515

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Includes bibliographies.

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Statementedited by Arthur A. Tilley.
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 456 p. :
Number of Pages456
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23824196M

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Excerpt from Medieval France: A Companion to French Studies Considerations of space have made short and select biblio graphies imperative, but, as these comprise, whenever possible, works which contain full bibliographies, and also the more important recent authorities, it is hoped that the reader who wishes also to be a student will find his way to the chief sources of by: 2.

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