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headless lady

Clayton Rawson

headless lady

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Magicians -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Clayton Rawson.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.R1982 He, PS3535.A848 He
    The Physical Object
    Pagination293 p.
    Number of Pages293
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6409908M
    LC Control Number40032092
    OCLC/WorldCa3370713


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Rawson, Clayton. THE HEADLESS LADY. New York: G. Putnam's Sons, Octavo, cloth. First edition. A Great Merlini novel, this one with a Circus setting. Some offsetting to free endpapers, light fading to cloth along top edge and joints, a very good copy in very good dust jacket with wear to spine ends with some loss, foxing on inner surface, tape stains on inner surface along edges with Book Edition: First Edition.

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