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This is the land by Eric Knight

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Published by Morley-Baker in Leeds [etc.] .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Originally published as "Now pray we for our country". London: Cassell, 1940.

Statementby Eric Knight.
The Physical Object
Pagination(6),375p. ;
Number of Pages375
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22706560M
ISBN 10009305260X

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