Clutch of constables.

by Ngaio Marsh

Publisher: Published for the Crime Club by Collins in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 253 Downloads: 333
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  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Alleyn, Roderick (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
  • Police -- Great Britain -- Fiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.M3539 Cl, PR9639.3.M27 Cl
The Physical Object
Pagination253 p.
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4957229M
LC Control Number76401257

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