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Profile by gaslight

Edgar Wadsworth Smith

Profile by gaslight

an irregular reader about the private life of Sherlock Holmes

by Edgar Wadsworth Smith

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Doyle, Arthur Conan, -- Sir, -- 1859-1930.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 305-310.

    Statementedited by Edgar W. Smith.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 312 p. :
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14592005M

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