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Published by Published for the Crime Club by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English



  • New York (State),
  • New York


  • Schmidt, Inspector (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
  • Police -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby George Bagby [pseud.
LC ClassificationsPZ3.S819 Clf, PS3537.T3184 Clf
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p.
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6201364M
LC Control Number56010755

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