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The lost cause a Jacobite play by Sir Compton Mackenzie

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Published by Oliver and Boyd in Edinburgh [etc.] .
Written in English


  • Jacobite Rebellion, 1745-1746 -- Drama.,
  • Radio plays.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Compton Mackenzie.
LC ClassificationsPR6025.A2526 L6 1933
The Physical Object
Pagination90 p., 1 l.
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6301000M
LC Control Number34002496

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