The Secret Spring

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Dodd, Mead, 1920 - 284 pages

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Page 217 - To what do I owe the pleasure of this visit?" "You expect the Cardinal," rejoined Philip, abruptly and sternly. " Do you know what brings him here?" " I do not," she answered. " But I shall be glad to see him, as I desire to consult him as to the restitution of the Church property vested in the crown during the King my father's reign.
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