An historical relation of the kingdom of Chile
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An historical relation of the kingdom of Chile by Alonso de Ovalle ... Printed at Rome by Francisco Cavallo, 1649. ... Translated out of Spanish into English. by Alonso de Ovalle

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Published by printed for A. and J. Churchill in London .
Written in English

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 2520, no. 6.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16862055M

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