Some Staffordshire murders by Rosalind Prince

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Published by Staffordshire County Library in Stafford .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Murder -- England -- Staffordshire -- History -- 19th century.

Edition Notes

Bibliography, p22.

Book details

StatementRosalind Prince.
ContributionsStaffordshire County Library.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6535.G42S/
The Physical Object
Pagination22p. :
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21092459M
ISBN 100903363194
OCLC/WorldCa12472908

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