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The story of Avignoon

Thomas Okey

The story of Avignoon

by Thomas Okey

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Published by J. M. Dent & sons, ltd., E. P. Dutton & co. in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Avignon (France) -- History,
  • Avignon (France) -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thomas Okey, illustrated by Percy Wadham.
    SeriesMediaeval towns
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC301.A93O6, DC801A96 O6
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxiv, 407, [1] p.
    Number of Pages407
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14773202M

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The Story of Avignon [Okey, Thomas] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Story of Avignon. The story of Avignon, (Mediæval towns series) Unknown Binding – January 1, by Thomas Okey (Author)1/5(1).

Very cute + year old story written by Daudet who I recently became aware of after reading his book about his acute and chronic pain from syphilis which was very common in the 19th century.

Basically an animal based Karma story - be nasty, mean and abusive and you may literally find yourself being kicked rather hard in the you know where/5. The story takes place in Avignon and invokes the existence of two men claiming to be Pope, poison and of course several murders.

It was not that hard to guess who done it ultimately and I found Hidegard's vacillation regarding her feeling toward her would be lover tiresome/5.

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