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Scrimshaw millions

Lee Thayer

Scrimshaw millions

by Lee Thayer

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Published by Sears Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Private investigators -- Fiction.,
  • Valets -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lee Thayer.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.T337 Sc, PS3539.H163 Sc
    The Physical Object
    Pagination304 p. ;
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6278580M
    LC Control Number32022555
    OCLC/WorldCa10884439

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