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The Fourth bedside book of great detective stories

The Fourth bedside book of great detective stories

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Published by Barker in London .
Written in English

  • Detective and mystery stories, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Herbert van Thal.
    ContributionsVan Thal, Herbert, 1904-1983.
    LC ClassificationsPR1309.D4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination221p. ;
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14965123M
    ISBN 100213167042

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