Death of a dancer

by Caro Peacock

Publisher: Harper in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 380 Downloads: 11
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Subjects:

  • Women dancers -- Crimes against -- Fiction,
  • Women private investigators -- Fiction,
  • London (England) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction

Edition Notes

StatementCaro Peacock.
GenreFiction
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6116.E16 D43 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination380 p. ;
Number of Pages380
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23181974M
ISBN 100007244215, 0007244207
ISBN 109780007244218, 9780007244201
LC Control Number2009358929

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