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The audacious crimes of Colonel Blood

the spy who stole the Crown Jewels and became the king's secret agent

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"One morning in May 1671, a man disguised as a parson daringly attempted to seize the crown jewels from the Tower of London. Astonishingly, he managed to escape with the regalia and crown before being apprehended. And yet he was not executed for treason. Instead, the king granted him a generous income and he became a familiar strutting figure in the royal court's glittering state apartments ... Hutchinson paints a ... portrait of a double agent bent on ambiguous political and personal motivation, and provides an ... account of the perils and conspiracies that abounded in Restoration England"--Dust jacket flap.

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The audacious crimes of Colonel Blood: the spy who stole the crown jewels and became the king's secret agent
2016
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"One morning in May 1671, a man disguised as a parson daringly attempted to seize the crown jewels from the Tower of London. Astonishingly, he managed to escape with the regalia and crown before being apprehended. And yet he was not executed for treason. Instead, the king granted him a generous income and he became a familiar strutting figure in the royal court's glittering state apartments ... Hutchinson paints a ... portrait of a double agent bent on ambiguous political and personal motivation, and provides an ... account of the perils and conspiracies that abounded in Restoration England"--Dust jacket flap.

The audacious crimes of Colonel Blood

the spy who stole the Crown Jewels and became the king's secret agent

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Dewey Decimal Class
941.066092
Library of Congress
DA447.B5

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Pagination
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OL27871125M
Internet Archive
audaciouscrimeso0000hutc
ISBN 10
0297870203, 1681771861
ISBN 13
9780297870203, 9781681771861, 9780297870180
OCLC/WorldCat
910868396

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