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The Illyrian adventure

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Published by Dell in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Revolutions -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Adventure and adventurers -- Juvenile fiction

  • About the Edition

    On a visit to a remote European kingdom in 1872, a fearless sixteen-year-old orphan and her guardian research an ancient legend and become enmeshed in a dangerous rebellion.

    Edition Notes

    StatementLloyd Alexander.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination132 p. :
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15351794M
    ISBN 100440940184
    LC Control Number85030762


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Lloyd Alexander is perhaps best known for his Prydain Chronicles, a series of five novels, one of which, The Black Cauldron, was a Newbery Honor book (), and another, The High King, won the Newbery Medal ().

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