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Clarice Dyke, the female detective

Clarice Dyke, the female detective

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Published by J.S. Ogilvie in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Harry Rockwood.
SeriesWright American fiction -- v. 3 (1876-1900), reel XYZ-2, no. 6156.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS15
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination133 p.
Number of Pages133
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17520778M
LC Control Number87826292
OCLC/WorldCa2407718

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