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unkindness of ravens

Ruth Rendell

unkindness of ravens

a new Inspector Wexford mystery

by Ruth Rendell

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sussex (England),
  • England,
  • Sussex
    • Subjects:
    • Wexford, Inspector (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Police -- England -- Sussex -- Fiction.,
    • Sussex (England) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRuth Rendell.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6068.E63 U5 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination245 p. ;
      Number of Pages245
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2863694M
      ISBN 100394546032
      LC Control Number84026624


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