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Lempriere's dictionary

Author: Lawrence Norfolk
Publisher: London : Minerva, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While tending to his father's business affairs, John Lempriere, a young scholar, discovers a 150-year-old conspiracy that has kept his family from its share of the fabulously wealthy East India  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Norfolk, Lawrence.
Lempriere's dictionary.
London : Minerva, 1992
(OCoLC)891971735
Named Person: John Lemprière; John Lemprière
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence Norfolk
ISBN: 0749398191 9780749398194 0749398191
OCLC Number: 877204128
Description: [576] pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Lawrence Norfolk.

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