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Famous poison mysteries by Edward H. Smith

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Published by L. Mac Veagh, The Dial press in New York .
Written in English


  • Poisoners

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Edition Notes

Statementby Edward H. Smith.
LC ClassificationsHV6549 .S6
The Physical Object
Pagination340 p.
Number of Pages340
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6698596M
LC Control Number27003058

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