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2 edition of Hawkwood. found in the catalog.

Hawkwood.

Hubert Cole

Hawkwood.

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Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hawkwood, John, Sir, d. 1394 -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Map on endpapers.

    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ4.C68946 Haw, PR6053.O412 Haw
    The Physical Object
    Pagination349 p.
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5591107M
    LC Control Number67114045
    OCLC/WorldCa6583642

    Resurrectionist


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