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gate of the kiss a romance in the days of Hezekiah, king of Judah by John W. Harding

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Published by Lothrop Publishing Company in Boston .
Written in English



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  • Hezekiah, King of Judah -- Fiction.,
  • Bible. O.T. -- History of Biblical events -- Fiction.,
  • Israel -- Kings and rulers -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

Statementby John W. Harding ... illustrated by George Varian.
LC ClassificationsPZ3.H2193 G, PR6015.A558 G
The Physical Object
Pagination403, [1] p.
Number of Pages403
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6916926M
LC Control Number02013791

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