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The Antiquary Anne of Geierstein by Sir Walter Scott

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Published by Thomas Nelson in London ; New York .
Written in English


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Edition statement on v. 1. Volume designation on spine.

Other titlesAnne of Geierstein.
StatementScott.
Series[Novels] -- 7
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 520, xix, 596 p., [8] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages596
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18035103M

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