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Published by Bentley in London .
Written in English

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Statementby Sir Ralph Hopton, ... of the royalist army ... and by Sir William Waller, ... for ... Parliament ... 1644 ... from ... MS. compiled from contemporary authorities.
ContributionsHopton, Ralph Hopton, Baron, 1598-1652., Waller, William, Sir, 1597?-1668.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 69 p. ;
Number of Pages69
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20713946M

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