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The Midnight Court

Brian Merriman

The Midnight Court

Newly Translated Into English by David Marcus

by Brian Merriman

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Published by Dolmen. in Dublin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBrian Merriman.
ContributionsMarcus, David(Translator)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18805551M

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