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Published by Published for the Detective Book Club by W.J. Black in Roslyn, N.Y .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Other titlesBorrowed alibi., Home and murder.
Statementby John Creasey. The borrowed alibi / by Lesley Egan. Home and murder / by Aaron Marc Stein.
ContributionsEgan, Lesley, 1921-, Stein, Aaron Marc, 1906-
The Physical Object
Pagination165, 171, 165 p. ;
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17746059M

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