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Second to none, Royal Scots greys

Grant, James

Second to none, Royal Scots greys

a military romance

by Grant, James

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Published by G. Routledge and sons in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soldiers -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James Grant.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.G766 Se, PR4728.G12 Se
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 438 p.
    Number of Pages438
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6457946M
    LC Control Number43026607
    OCLC/WorldCa3949491


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