The talisman by Sir Walter Scott

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Published by A. & C. Black in London .

Written in English

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Statementby Sir Walter Scott.
SeriesThe Waverley novels. Dryburgh edition, v.xx
The Physical Object
Number of Pages433
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Open LibraryOL23759439M

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