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marsh king

C. Walter Hodges

marsh king

a story of King Alfred

by C. Walter Hodges

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Published by Bell in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Alfred, King of England, 849-899 -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Alfred, 871-899 -- Juvenile fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementwritten and illustrated by C. Walter Hodges.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.H663 Mar3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 211 p.
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5651029M
      LC Control Number68090046

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