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Curiosities and remarkable customs in pagan and Mohammedan countries

Caleb Wright

Curiosities and remarkable customs in pagan and Mohammedan countries

being a series of lectures and descriptions.

by Caleb Wright

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Published by Caleb Wright in Troy, N. Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paganism.,
  • Islamic countries -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDuff, Alexander, 1806-1878.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17918025M

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