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The crime of the century by Kingsley Amis

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Published by Mysterious Press in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementKingsley Amis.
LC ClassificationsPR6001.M6 C74 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 162 p. ;
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2217378M
ISBN 100892963980
LC Control Number89042601

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