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The king"s evil by Haydn Middleton

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Published by Little, Brown in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementHaydn Middleton.
SeriesThe Mordred cycle ;, bk. 1
LC ClassificationsPR6063.I248 K56 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination296 p. ;
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL570252M
ISBN 100316913677
LC Control Number96156088

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