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black prince

Maurice Druon

black prince

and other stories.

by Maurice Druon

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Published by R. Hart-Davis in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of Des seigneurs de la plaine à l"hôtel de Mondez.

StatementTranslated from the French by Humphrey Hare.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.D8447 Bl
The Physical Object
Pagination236 p.
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5903474M
LC Control Number64000893
OCLC/WorldCa3431660

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