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9 edition of Woman in the dark found in the catalog.

Woman in the dark

a novel of dangerous romance

by Dashiell Hammett

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English

Edition Notes

StatementDashiell Hammett ; introduction by Robert B. Parker.
SeriesVintage crime
LC ClassificationsPS3515.A4347 W6 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 78 p. ;
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2061002M
ISBN 100679722653
LC Control Number88040515

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