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Published by Mills & Boon, Limited in London .
Written in English

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby J. Storer Clouston.
SeriesMills & Boon"s laughter library
LC ClassificationsPZ3.C626 T, PR6005.L845 T
The Physical Object
Pagination185 p.
Number of Pages185
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7013978M
LC Control Number09031709

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It is a horror novel by American author Stephen King. It was his 22nd book, and his 17th novel written under his own name. The story follows the experiences of seven children as they are terrorized by an evil entity that exploits the fears of its victims to disguise itself while hunting its King Arthur is one of the greatest legends of all time. From the magical moment when Arthur releases the sword in the stone to the quest for the Holy Grail and the final tragedy of the Last Battle, Roger Lancelyn Green brings the enchanting world of King Arthur stunningly to life. The classic tales of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, fully illustrated and presented in a luxury gift edition. The much-loved legend of King Arthur is brought to life in this stunningly illustrated collection, featuring stories including The Sword in the Stone, Excalibur and The Last Battle. Tales of a Dead King book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. American teenagers John Robie and Karen Lacey fly to Aswan, Egypt, to /5(12).

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