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17th and 18th Centuries (Greenwood Encyclopedia of Daily Life: A Tour Through History from Ancient Times to the Present)

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Greenwood Press
Customs & Traditions, Social Science, World - General, History - General History, Soci
ContributionsJoyce E. Salisbury (Editor), Peter Seelig (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
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Open LibraryOL10420259M
ISBN 100313325456
ISBN 139780313325458

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Book Description. Each volume of the Dictionary of World Biography contains entries on the lives of the individuals who shaped their times and. The 17th century in France saw the creation of the Royal Academy of Painting and Sculpture, an institution that was to dominate artistic production for nearly years.

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