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The leper ship

Peter Tonkin

The leper ship

by Peter Tonkin

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Published by Headline in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPeter Tonkin.
The Physical Object
Pagination(320)p. ;
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22358043M
ISBN 100747205205
OCLC/WorldCa59973398

The Leper has inspirations taken from Baldwin the IV, a king of Jerusalem who was also known as "The Leper." In fact, one of the pregenerated names for the Leper is Baldwin. The line of his Crimson Court set "The last treasures of a king", as well as his barks betraying the manner of an aristocrat, only reinforce the reference. Mark - And there came a leper to him, beseeching him, and kneeling down to him, and saying unto him, If thou wilt, thou canst make me clean. (Read More) Leviticus - All the days wherein the plague [shall be] in him he shall be defiled; he [is] unclean: he shall dwell alone; without the camp [shall] his habitation [be]. Luke - And as he entered into a certain village.

Leprosy is a terrible form of skin disease, still occuring in various parts of the world. Lepers were forbidden by the law to enter any walled city. If a stranger approached, the leper was obliged to cry “unclean.” The disease was regarded as a living death, indicated by . Hidden from view in a bucolic grove about 20 miles from Baton Rouge, La., the only operating leper colony in the continental United States has been Jose Azaharez's home for a quarter of a century.

Baldwin's father died in and the boy was crowned on 15 July that year, at the age of In his minority the kingdom was ruled by two successive regents, the first being Miles of Plancy, though unofficially, and then Raymond III of Tripoli, his father's , Raymond III made a treaty with Saladin.. As a leper, Baldwin was not expected to reign long or have children, and. One of the things that has us most excited for Andy Muschietti’s take on Stephen King’s It is the addition of creature performer Javier Botet to the cast to play The Leper. If you head on over.


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