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The Saracen Lamp

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Flap: This is a book that spans six hundred years. It begins with the marriage, in about 1300, of fifteen year old Melisande, a girl of southern France to Sir Hugh de Hervey, six years older than herself and an English knight and landowner. With her to England, Melisande takes a very special lamp, a lamp of gold and jewels, made for her by a saracen servant in her father's household. The lamp becomes the spirit and treasure of the de Hervey household.

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June 1970 : USA Hardback

Title: The Saracen Lamp
Author(s): Ruth M Arthur
ISBN: 0-689-20496-5 / 978-0-689-20496-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scribner
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May 1970 : UK Hardback

Title: Saracen Lamp
Author(s): Ruth Mabel Arthur
ISBN: 0-575-00412-6 / 978-0-575-00412-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd
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