Two diaries of the French expedition, 1798
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Published by Stationery Office; to be purchased ... from the Govt. Publications Sale Office in Dublin .
Written in English

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  • Ireland -- History. -- Rebellion of 1798 -- Sources.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesFrench expedition, 1798
StatementEdited by Nuala Costello.
SeriesAnalecta Hibernica -- no. 11
ContributionsCostello, Nuala., Jobit, Jean-Louis, Little, James, Bibliothèque municipale de Brest., Royal Irish Academy. Library.
The Physical Object
Pagination174 p. ;
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18047026M

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