The hound and the falcon the story of a reconversion to the Catholic faith. by Antonia White

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Published by Fontana in London .

Written in English

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  • England

Subjects:

  • White, Antonia, 1899- -- Correspondence,
  • Catholic converts -- England -- Correspondence,
  • Novelists, English -- 20th century -- Correspondence

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Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX4668.W48 A3 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination220 p.
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4366980M
ISBN 100006221009
LC Control Number78469258
OCLC/WorldCa132413

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The Hound and the Falcon 3 books in series out of 5 stars 60 ratings The Isle of Glass Publisher's Summary Alfred of St. Ruan's has lived his life in the seclusion of the monastery. But a badly wounded knight on a mission from the Elvenking, a beautiful and mysterious stranger who walks as both woman and beast, and a warrior king call him.

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