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The nature of rare things

Derek Wilson

The nature of rare things

by Derek Wilson

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Carroll & Graf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Parapsychologists -- Fiction,
  • British -- Italy -- Fiction,
  • Missing persons -- Fiction,
  • Murder victims -- Fiction,
  • Spiritualism -- Fiction,
  • Seances -- Fiction,
  • Cambridge (England) -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDerek Wilson.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6073.I463 N38 2005b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination222 p. ;
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16834354M
    ISBN 100786715642
    LC Control Number2007278143

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