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Page 2278 - By Archdn. Coxe. With Continuation from the Accession of Francis I. to the Revolution of 1848. 4 Portraits. 4 vols. CUNNING-HAM'S Lives of the most Eminent British Painters. With Notes and 16 fresh Lives by Mrs. Heaton.
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