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Famous Plays of Crime and Detection

From Sherlock Holmes to Angel Street

by Van Henry Cartmell

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Published by The Blakiston Company in Philadelphia, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Detective and mystery plays

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by Van H. Cartmell and Bennett Cerf. Introduction by John Chapman.
    ContributionsCerf, Bennett, 1898-1971, joint comp.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6120.M9 C3
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Paginationxv, 910 p.
    Number of Pages910
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6499191M
    LC Control Number46006655
    OCLC/WorldCa217050219, 906122783, 1081751288

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