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The mystery of the black tower

Palmer, John Jun.

The mystery of the black tower

a romance, by John Palmer, Jun., author of The haunted cavern.

by Palmer, John Jun.

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Published by printed for the author, by William Lane, at the Minerva-Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1498, no. 26.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16854907M

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint. Originally published: London: W. Lane, Description: xiv, pages ; 22 cm. Black Tower Comics & Books. likes. Set up in as a Small Press operation by Terry Hooper (Scharf),BTCG now produces comic albums, graphic novels .

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James Award-winning P.D. James, one of the masters of crime fiction, takes her best-known detective to the Dorset coast in this murder mystery. Awakening on his sick bed to a deepening sense of his own mortality, Dalgliesh fights with his illness and finds himself embroiled in a thrilling murder investigation packed.

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