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The mirror of worlds

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Published by Tor in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wizards -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Drake ; [edited by David G. Hartwell].
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesThe crown of the Isles -- 2.
    ContributionsHartwell, David G.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 433 p. :
    Number of Pages433
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23110346M
    ISBN 10076535117X
    ISBN 109780765351173


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