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Major Owen and other tales

Sands, Christopher Nicholson Johnston Lord.

Major Owen and other tales

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Published by W. Blackwood in Edinburgh .
Written in English


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Statementby Christopher N. Johnston.
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Open LibraryOL13664423M

Many of Owen’s tales are very brief and cryptic – this collection contains 31 stories in pages, some only 2 pages long. They’re also highly original and quite unexpected – vampires are the only really familiar denizens of these pages, and most .


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