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Young Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots by Marian King

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Childhood and youth

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

LC ClassificationsDA787.A1 K5
The Physical Object
Pagination158 p.
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24844414M
LC Control Number54007298

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