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Rodney Stone by Arthur Conan Doyle

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Rodney Stone
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Publisher: ManyBooks
ISBN/ASIN: 1589638344
Number of pages: 252

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Rodney Stone is a historical novel about boxing during the Regency period, that curiously brings together Lord Nelson and the sport of boxing. Doyle had always been fond of boxing, had reveled in the history of the prize-ring, and in Rodney Stone his enthusiasm and knowledge are apparent.

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