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The Giant book of modern crime stories

The Giant book of modern crime stories

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Published by Parragon in [U.K.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Eleanor Sullivan and Ellery Queen.
ContributionsSullivan, Eleanor., Queen, Ellery.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22385392M
ISBN 100752501321

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