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Devil Water.

Anya Seton

Devil Water.

by Anya Seton

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Published by Hodder and Stoughton in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Based on the life of James, 3rd Earlof Derwentwater.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17405380M
ISBN 10034000603X
OCLC/WorldCa65921362

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Devil water. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, (OCoLC)