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The African poison murders

by Elspeth Joscelin Grant Huxley

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Published by ISIS Large Print in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originallypublished as "Death ofan Aryan", London: Methuen, 1939.

StatementElspeth Huxley.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6058.U8/
The Physical Object
Pagination313p.(large print) ;
Number of Pages313
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16811645M
ISBN 101850892091

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