Moor of Spain
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Moor of Spain the story of a rogue by Richard Parker

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Published by Penguin Books in London .
Written in English


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Statementillustrated by John Harwood.
SeriesPuffin story books -- PS78
The Physical Object
Pagination153p.,ill.,18cm
Number of Pages153
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18864903M

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