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Rambles in Cairo.

Devonshire, Henriette Caroline "Mrs. R. L. Devonshire,."

Rambles in Cairo.

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Published by Éditions universitairo d"Egypte in Cairo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cairo (Egypt)
    • Subjects:
    • Cairo (Egypt) -- Description and travel.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT143 .D4 1947
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 114 p.
      Number of Pages114
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL195422M
      LC Control Numbera 49006866
      OCLC/WorldCa12300501


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