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Fancy dress ball Senate chamber, Ottawa, February 17th, 1896. by

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English


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SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 05484, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 05484
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (5 fr.).
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23288345M
ISBN 10066505484X

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