Murder in writing by Anna Clarke

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Published by Charter Books in New York .

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StatementAnna Clarke
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1301 vol. 2
The Physical Object
Pagination186 p. ;
Number of Pages186
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Open LibraryOL24516833M
ISBN 101557733260
LC Control Number98818808

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