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Superfluous women

Carola Dunn

Superfluous women

a Daisy Dalrymple mystery

by Carola Dunn

  • 327 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Police spouses,
  • Murder,
  • Investigation,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCarola Dunn
    SeriesDaisy Dalrymple mysteries
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6054.U537 S86 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination305 pages
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27181764M
    ISBN 101250047048
    ISBN 109781250047045
    LC Control Number2015013518
    OCLC/WorldCa889735934


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