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French atlases in the rare atlas collection = Atlas français de la collection d"atlas rares by National Map Collection.

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Published by Public Archives of Canada, National Map Collection in [Ottawa] .
Written in English


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  • Atlases, French -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesAtlas français de la collection d"atlas rares.
Statementcompiled and edited by Lou Seboek.
ContributionsSeboek, Lou.
LC ClassificationsZ6028 .N35 1974b, GA861 .N35 1974b
The Physical Object
Paginationv. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4792854M
LC Control Number75513819

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