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The black tower

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Published by Warner in New York .
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  • Police,
  • Detective and mystery stories,
  • Adam Dalgliesh (Fictitious character),
  • Mystery fiction,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementP.D. James
    LC ClassificationsPR6060.A467 B5 1987x
    The Physical Object
    Pagination284 p. ;
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24940244M
    ISBN 100446348244
    ISBN 109780446348249

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