Such a strange lady an introduction to Dorothy L. Sayers (1893-1957) by Janet Hitchman

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Published by New English Library in London .

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  • Sayers, Dorothy L. 1893-1957,
  • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • Detective and mystery stories -- Authorship

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Statementby Janet Hitchman.
LC ClassificationsPR6037.A95 Z7
The Physical Object
Pagination203 p., [2] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages203
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5239105M
ISBN 100450021394
LC Control Number75310178

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