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Crime on her mind

fifteen stories of female sleuths from the Victorian era to the forties

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Detective and mystery stories, English,
  • Detective and mystery stories, American,
  • Women detectives -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 379-380.

    Statementedited and with introductions by Michele B. Slung.
    ContributionsSlung, Michele B., 1947- comp.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1.S6395 Cr3, PR1309.D4 Cr3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 380 p. ;
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5061513M
    ISBN 10039449573X
    LC Control Number74026201
    OCLC/WorldCa1177112

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