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Herman Cyril McNeile

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement"Sapper" ; selected and introduced by Jack Adrian.
ContributionsAdrian, Jack, 1945-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6025.A317
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi,224p. ;
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17398772M
ISBN 100460046721

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