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Returning from the Napoleonic Wars, Gervase Frant finds his life and inheritance threatened by his aging, ambitious stepmother.
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Book Description Thorndike Pr, 2006. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110786290765
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