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Black sheep, red herrings, and blue murder

George B. Bryan

Black sheep, red herrings, and blue murder

the proverbial Agatha Christie

by George B. Bryan

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Published by Peter Lang in Bern, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976 -- Quotations.,
  • Quotations, English.,
  • Proverbs, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementGeorge B. Bryan.
    SeriesSprichwörterforschung ;, Bd. 16
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6005.H66 Z565 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination482 p. :
    Number of Pages482
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1038898M
    LC Control Number93235332
    OCLC/WorldCa28437119

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