A translation of a letter from the Sophy of Persia
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A translation of a letter from the Sophy of Persia to the great Czar and emperor of Russia; (which letter was accidentally dropt by a Russian minister of state.). by Soliman Sophy of Persia.

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Published in [London? .
Written in English


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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 7191, no. 06.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination8p
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16832209M

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