Death is no sportsman

by Cyril Hare

Publisher: Faber & Faber limited in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 318 Downloads: 475
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Edition Notes

Statementby Cyril Hare [pseud.]...
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.C54191 De, PR6005.L3115 De
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., 9-318 p.
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6374099M
LC Control Number38022819
OCLC/WorldCa1851573

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