Yale French Studies, Number 108 Crime Fictions Andrea Goulet, Susanna Lee

Series:
Yale French Studies Series
Format:
Paperback
Publication date:
10 Oct 2006
ISBN:
9780300109931
Imprint:
Yale University Press
Dimensions:
208 pages: 235 x 156 x 13mm

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