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Memoires of the transactions in Savoy during this war

Memoires of the transactions in Savoy during this war

wherein the Duke of Savoy"s foul play with the allies, and his secret correspondence with the French king, are fully detected and demonstrated, by authentick proofs, and undeniable matter of fact : with remarks upon the separate treaty of Savoy with France, and the present posture of affairs with relation to a general peace

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Published by Printed for M. Gylliflower, W. Freeman, M. Watson J. Walthe, and R. Parker in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Victor Amadeus -- I, -- King of Sardinia, -- 1666-1732,
  • Louis -- XIV, -- King of France, -- 1638-1715.,
  • France.,
  • France -- Foreign relations -- Savoy (Duchy).,
  • Savoy (France and Italy) -- Foreign relations -- France.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementmade English from the original.
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 795:12.
    ContributionsSavage, John, 1673-1747.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[14], 3-180 p.
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16730495M

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Memoires of the transactions in Savoy during this war: wherein the Duke of Savoy's foul play with the allies, and his secret correspondence with the French king, are fully detected and demonstrated, by authentick proofs, and undeniable matter of fact: with remarks upon the separate treaty of Savoy with France, and the present posture of affairs with relation to a.

Memoires of the transactions in Savoy during this war wherein the Duke of Savoy's foul play with the allies, and his secret correspondence with the French king, are fully detected and demonstrated, by authentick proofs, and undeniable matter of fact: with remarks upon the separate treaty of Savoy with France, and the present posture of affairs with relation to a Author: John Savage.

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