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female pope : the mystery of Pope Joan the first complete documentation of the facts behind the legend by Rosemary Anne Pardoe

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Published by Crucible in Wellingborough (England) .
Written in English


  • Joan (Legendary Pope)

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Edition Notes

StatementRosemary and Darroll Pardoe.
ContributionsPardoe, Darroll.
LC ClassificationsBX958.F2, BX958.F2 P37 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14759311M
ISBN 101852740132

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