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Spanish arms and armour

being a historical and descriptive account of the Royal armoury of Madrid

by Albert Frederick Calvert

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Published by J. Lane, J. Lane Company in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Spain.
    • Subjects:
    • Real Armería de Madrid,
    • Arms and armor -- Spain

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Albert F. Calvert. With 386 illustrations.
      SeriesThe Spanish series.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsU820.S7 C2
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxx, 142 p. 248 (i.e. 291) pl. on 146 l.
      Number of Pages291
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6991975M
      LC Control Number07041545
      OCLC/WorldCa1457129

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