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The lady in the tower

Alison Weir

The lady in the tower

the fall of Anne Boleyn

by Alison Weir

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Published by Ballantine Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [361]-373) and index.

StatementAlison Weir
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA333.B6 W45 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 434 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages434
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24419526M
ISBN 109780345453211
LC Control Number2009042748

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