first Ophelia and other stories by Louis Paul Kirby

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Published by Meador publishing company in Boston .

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Statementby Louis Paul Kirby.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.K6309 Fi, PS3521.I6357 Fi
The Physical Object
Pagination576 p.
Number of Pages576
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6363481M
LC Control Number37038872
OCLC/WorldCa8373019

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She went to her closet and grabbed a black flowy skirt, a silver tanktop with a black howling wolf on the front and a. Ophelia’s elevation occurs at the same time that young Prince Hamlet (Jack Cunningham-Nuttail) leaves for study at Wittenberg.

Years pass, and Ophelia has grown into the lovely Daisy Ridley, still treated with contempt by the girls with whom she serves at the royal court, but esteemed by Gertrude for her ability to read naughty stories to her.

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