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Mirror of the century

Reginald Pound

Mirror of the century

The Strand magazine, 1891-1950.

by Reginald Pound

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Published by A. S. Barnes in South Brunswick, [N.J.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Strand (London, England)

  • Edition Notes

    First published in 1966 under title: The Strand magazine, 1891-1950.

    Other titlesStrand magazine, 1891-1950.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN5130.S8 P6 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination200 p.
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5536088M
    LC Control Number67012836

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      Gregory Maguire is the New York Times bestselling author of Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister; Lost; Mirror Mirror; and the Wicked Years, a series that includes Wicked, Son of a Witch, A Lion Among Men, and Out of a beloved classic, Wicked is the basis for a blockbuster Tony Award–winning Broadway musical. Maguire has lectured on art, literature, /5(). Mirror’s focus, if it strictly has one, is on the continued power struggle between papal loyalists and Protestant reformers, and an increasingly addled king’s quest for a male heir. Mostly Author: Leah Greenblatt.

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