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Published by Collins (for) the Crime Club in London .
Written in English

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Statement(by) Roy Lewis.
ContributionsCrime Club.
The Physical Object
Pagination(5),186p. ;
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14874465M
ISBN 100002316293

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