The cloister and the hearth a tale of the middle ages by Charles Reade

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Statementby Charles Reade; with an introduction by Hendrik Willem Van Loon and illustrations in photogravure by Lynd Ward.
ContributionsWard, Lynd, 1905-1985., Limited Editions Club.
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LC ClassificationsPR5214 .C5 1932
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13535749M
LC Control Number32017303
OCLC/WorldCa1675001

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Gerard, the eldest son of a wealthy family, is destined by his father for the church, although his own inclinations lie elsewhere. The young fellow is a born artist. His first success comes when he reads of the announcement of a public competition in which a big prize is to be paid for the best picture.

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