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Stories of the occult, and other tales of mystery

Stories of the occult, and other tales of mystery

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Published by Kimber in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fantasy fiction, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Denys Val Baker.
    ContributionsVal Baker, Denys, 1917-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1 .S8897, PR6072.A4 .S8897
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208 p. ;
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4476763M
    ISBN 100718300963
    LC Control Number79304422
    OCLC/WorldCa5100036

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