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The Year"s 25 Finest Crime and Mystery Stories (Years 25 Finest Crime and Mystery Stories)

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The Year"s 25 Finest Crime and Mystery Stories (Years 25 Finest Crime and Mystery Stories)

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Published by Carroll & Graf Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery and detective stories,
  • American Mystery & Suspense Fiction,
  • English Mystery & Suspense Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • FIC,
  • FIC022000,
  • Detective and mystery stories, American,
  • Detective and mystery stories, English,
  • Mystery & Detective - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8175722M
    ISBN 100881849030
    ISBN 109780881849035
    OCLC/WorldCa27033222

      It's not easy to collect, in a single volume, the finest mystery and suspense fiction the world has to offer, but The World's Finest Mystery and Crime Stories: Second Annual Collection rises to that challenge, inviting you to discover what Kirkus Reviews dubs " the year's anthology of choice.". In his Second Annual collection, Ed Gorman once again brings together the year's Brand: Tom Doherty Associates.


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