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Best detective stories of Cyril Hare

Cyril Hare

Best detective stories of Cyril Hare

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementchosen,withan introduction by Michael Gilbert.
ContributionsGilbert, Michael, 1912-
The Physical Object
Pagination272p.,19cm
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19406004M


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