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Published by Faber and Faber limited in (London) .
Written in English


  • Laughton, Charles, -- 1899-

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Edition Notes

Statementby Elsa Lanchester.
LC ClassificationsPN2598.L27
The Physical Object
Pagination271p. :
Number of Pages271
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17404990M
LC Control Number38083696

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