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Memoirs of the affairs of Greece

Julius Michael Milligen

Memoirs of the affairs of Greece

containing an account of the military and political events, which occurred in 1823 and following years. With various anecdotes relating to Lord Byron, and an account of his last illness and death.

by Julius Michael Milligen

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Published by J. Rodwell in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

With added portrait of Byron dated 1825.

The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 338 p.
Number of Pages338
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21000948M

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