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Tales of the criminous

Roughead, William

Tales of the criminous

a selection from the works of William Roughead

by Roughead, William

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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Murder -- Great Britain.,
    • Crime and criminals -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementmade and edited by W. N. Roughead, together with fourteen letters to the author from Henry James.
      ContributionsJames, Henry, 1843-1916.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6535.G4 R63 1956
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 266p.
      Number of Pages266
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6215389M
      LC Control Number56058628
      OCLC/WorldCa377608

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