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The Crown of Violet

(1952)
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High up on a stone seat in the great open-air theatre of Athens, Alexis, son of Leon, watches the Festival of Plays - and dreams of seeing his own play on that famous Stage. So, as the summer passes, Alexis writes his play for the next year's Festival. But then, with his friend Corinna, he learns that Athens has enemies - enemies who do not like Athenian democracy, and who are planning a revolution to end it all . . .

Genre: Literary Fiction

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December 1952 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Crown of Violet
Author(s): Geoffrey Trease
ISBN: 0-333-03395-7 / 978-0-333-03395-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
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Paperback Editions

May 2010 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Crown of Violet
Author(s): Geoffrey Trease
ISBN: 0-571-26995-8 / 978-0-571-26995-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber and Faber
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2008 : Paperback

Title: The Crown of Violet
Author(s): Geoffrey Trease
ISBN: 3068010640 / 978-3068010648
Publisher: Cornelsen
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January 1968 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Crown of Violet (Puffin Books)
Author(s): Geoffrey Trease
ISBN: 0-14-030330-8 / 978-0-14-030330-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Puffin Books
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