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The tale of old mortality

Autor: Walter Scott; Douglas S Mack
Editorial: Edinburgh : University Press ; New York, NY : Columbia University Press, ©1993.
Edición/Formato:   Print book : Ficción : Inglés (eng)Ver todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
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It is 1679. Archbishop Sharpe, Primate of Scotland, has just been murdered. His death is a signal for rebellion in which the Covenanting army, strong in faith and willing to die for it, challenges the King's forces under the command of Claverhouse. Between the two extremes stands young Henry Morton of Milnewood; escaping the threat of execution by Claverhouse, he commits his loyalties to the Covenanters, whose
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Género/Forma: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Formato físico adicional: Online version:
Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832.
Tale of old mortality.
Edinburgh : University Press ; New York, NY : Columbia University Press, ©1993
(OCoLC)761278048
Tipo de material: Ficción
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto
Todos autores / colaboradores: Walter Scott; Douglas S Mack
ISBN: 074860443X 9780748604432 0231084706 9780231084703
Número OCLC: 28377421
Notas: The original version of Old mortality as written by the author prior to editing by his publisher.
Descripción: xvi, 522 pages ; 23 cm.
Otros títulos: Old Mortality
Responsabilidad: Walter Scott ; edited by Douglas Mack.

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