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An English murder

by Louise Doughty

  • 308 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Thorndike Press in Thorndike, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rutland (England)
    • Subjects:
    • Women journalists -- Fiction.,
    • Villages -- Fiction.,
    • Large type books.,
    • Rutland (England) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLouise Doughty.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesThorndike Press large print mystery series, Thorndike large print mystery series.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6054.O795 E54 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination269 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages269
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6792171M
      ISBN 100786228369
      LC Control Number00056814
      OCLC/WorldCa44541820

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