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12 English detective stories

  • 254 Pages
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  • English

Oxford University Press , Oxford, New York
Detective and mystery stories, En
Other titlesTwelve English detective stories
Statementselected and introduced by Michael Cox.
ContributionsCox, Michael, 1948-
LC ClassificationsPR1309.D4 A138 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 254 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL370079M
ISBN 100192880969
LC Control Number98030773

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