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The mystery of the Puerto Rican penny

Isabel R. Marvin

The mystery of the Puerto Rican penny

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Published by Windswept House Publishers in Mt. Desert, Me .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Isabel R. Marvin.
SeriesA Marisa Blake mystery
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3563.A7432 M98 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p. ;
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1439038M
ISBN 101883650011
LC Control Number93061533
OCLC/WorldCa32350669

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