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Renaissance woman

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Published by I.B. Tauris, Distributed by Palgrave Macmillan in the United States and Canada in London, New York, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- History -- Renaissance, 1450-1600

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-253) and index.

    StatementGaia Servadio.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1148 .S47 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 274 p. :
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3439422M
    ISBN 101850434212
    LC Control Number2005298763
    OCLC/WorldCa53963053


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