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100 mysteries for armchair detectives

J. C. Cannell

100 mysteries for armchair detectives

based on actual crimes and mysteries investigated at Scotland Yard.

by J. C. Cannell

  • 133 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by John Long in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL13647853M

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