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Moonfleet

by John Meade Falkner

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-269).

StatementJohn Meade Falkner ; edited with an introduction by Brian Alderson.
SeriesThe World"s classics
ContributionsAlderson, Brian.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4699.F147 M6 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxi, 269 p. ;
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1715858M
ISBN 100192826174
LC Control Number92018242

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