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The black rose

Author: Thomas B Costain
Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co., ©1945.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Walter of Gurnie, bastard son of an English peer, is forced to flee from Oxford for his part in the university riots of 1273. Inspired by Friar Bacon, he determines to travel to China. With his friend Tristam, he fights his way to the heart of the fabulous Mongol Empire, and returns famous, to find that he must choose between the first love he thought lost and the exotic flower that he found in the East.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Costain, Thomas B. (Thomas Bertram), 1885-1965.
Black rose.
Garden City, New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1945
(OCoLC)590809421
Online version:
Costain, Thomas B. (Thomas Bertram), 1885-1965.
Black rose.
Garden City, New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1945
(OCoLC)606017878
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas B Costain
OCLC Number: 168057
Notes: At head of title: Thomas B. Costain.
Map on lining-papers.
"First edition."
Description: x pages, 1 leaf, 403 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Thomas B. Costain.

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Walter of Gurnie, bastard son of an English peer, is forced to flee from Oxford for his part in the university riots of 1273. Inspired by Friar Bacon, he determines to travel to China. With his friend Tristam, he fights his way to the heart of the fabulous Mongol Empire, and returns famous, to find that he must choose between the first love he thought lost and the exotic flower that he found in the East.

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