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pologne1755

Автор: Jean Palairet, Carte de Pologne, 1755

Источник:

Jean Pailaret Atlas Méthodique composé pour l’usage de Son Altesse Sérénissime Monseigneur le Prince d’Orange et de Nassau, Stadhouder des Septs Provinces-Unies, etc. etc. etc. Par Jean Pailaret, Agent de LL. HH. PP., les Etats Généraux. A la Cour Britannique Londres, chez Mess. J. Nourse & P. Vaillant, 1755.

Jean Palairet (1697-1774) was born in Montauban, France, but emigrated to England where he became a French tutor to the children of George II. He later wrote several informative books on arithmetic, language, arts and sciences, and geography.