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Women and crime.

Hargrave L. Adam

Women and crime.

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Published by T. Werner Laurie in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationix, 306p., 24 leaves of plates
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20704504M


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