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Peter Abélard. by Joseph McCabe

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English



  • France


  • Abelard, Peter, 1079-1142,
  • Theology -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500,
  • Theologians -- France -- Biography

Book details:

LC ClassificationsBX4705.A2 M3 1971
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 352 p.
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5079067M
ISBN 100836956559
LC Control Number74148889

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