A Dictionary of Biography, Past and Present: Containing the Chief Events in the Lives of Eminent Persons of All Ages and Nations, Preceded by the Biographies and Genealogies of the Chief Representatives of the Royal Houses of the World (Classic Reprint)

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This volume is a revised and greatly enlarged edition of the work published in 1870, entitled Haydn's Universal Index of Biography, which was planned, and three-fourths compiled, by the present Editor, as a suitable companion to the dictionary OF dates.

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