Desolate splendour by Michael Sadleir

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Mounted ill.

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Statementby Michael Sadleir.
LC ClassificationsPZ3.S124 De, PR6037.A37 De
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 315 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages315
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6653734M
LC Control Number23007123

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However, Jantunen is a talented storyteller in his own right, with a real gift for describing the richness and magical qualities of the.

May 24,  · Description. A chilling portrait of a family fighting to preserve their humanity in a cruel and merciless world The collapse of civilization has left the survivors scattered amongst a few settlements along the wilderness fringe of a land ravaged by war.

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