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In the footsteps of Agatha Christie

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Published by Trafalgar Square Pub. in North Pomfret, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Devon (England),
  • England,
  • Devon.
    • Subjects:
    • Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976 -- Homes and haunts -- England -- Devon.,
    • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography.,
    • Detective and mystery stories -- Authorship.,
    • Literary landmarks -- England -- Devon.,
    • Devon (England) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.,
    • Devon (England) -- Description and travel.,
    • Devon (England) -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementtext, François Rivière ; photography, Jean-Bernard Naudin ; places to visit, Lydia Fasoli ; English translation, Alexandra Campbell.
      ContributionsNaudin, Jean-Bernard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6005.H66 Z82213 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination157 p. :
      Number of Pages157
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1014079M
      ISBN 101570760691
      LC Control Number96060736
      OCLC/WorldCa36656156


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