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The Year"s best mystery and suspense stories 1985

The Year"s best mystery and suspense stories 1985

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Published by Severn House in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories, English.,
  • English fiction -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Edward D. Hoch.
    ContributionsHoch, Edward D. 1930-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1309.S5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(256)p. ;
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17440086M
    ISBN 100727812327
    OCLC/WorldCa12586823


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