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The seven queens of England.

by Geoffrey Trease

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Published by Vanguard Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Queens -- Great Britain -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA28.2 .T7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination254 p.
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6133996M
      LC Control Number53006900
      OCLC/WorldCa544669

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