Mr. Quill"s crusade. by George Abbe

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Published by Island Press in New York .

Written in English

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LC ClassificationsPZ3.A1253 Mi, PS3501.B17 Mi
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Pagination237 p.
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6031712M
LC Control Number48008574

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“'Mr. Prickles: A Quill-Fated Love Story"' is a variation on the 'just the way you are' theme. It tells the story of an ostracized porcupine who finds love and self-acceptance with a certain Miss Pointypants. Edit: I should specify some other preferences.

I would love for the work to be relatively up to date. A problem with Robert Payne's book is that his scholarship is going back to I also think a wide scope is preferable -- I'd rather not just read about the First Crusade, no matter how captivating that particular book it is.

The First Crusade: A New History by Thomas Asbridge pp, Free Press, £ The reality of the Crusades becomes more shabby the more one knows about it - and in these two substantial books.

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