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Thec hina governess

Margery Allingham

Thec hina governess

a mystery

by Margery Allingham

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Published by Hogarth in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London , Chatto & Windus, 1963.

StatementMargery Allingham.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6001.L678
The Physical Object
Pagination(256)p. ;
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17421431M
ISBN 100701206357


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