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The floating admiral

by G. K. Chesterton

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Detective and mystery stories

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    Statementby certain members of The Detection Club ; G.K. Chesterton ... [and others]
    ContributionsWhitechurch, Victor L. (Victor Lorenzo), 1868-1933, Cole, G. D. H. (George Douglas Howard), 1889-1959, Cole, Margaret, 1893-1980, Wade, Henry, 1887-1969, Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976, Rhode, John, 1884-1964, Kennedy, Milward, 1894-, Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Leigh), 1893-1957, Knox, Ronald Arbuthnott, 1888-1957, Crofts, Freeman Wills, 1879-1957, Jepson, Edgar, 1863-1938, Dane, Clemence, Berkeley, Anthony, 1893-1971, Detection Club
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1309.D4 F56 2011eb
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 online resource (viii, 309 pages)
    Number of Pages309
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27039134M
    ISBN 100007414455, 0007414447, 0007414463
    ISBN 109780007414451, 9780007414444, 9780007414468
    OCLC/WorldCa869830634

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    The Floating admiral. Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. published by Doubleday, Doran & Co., Garden City, N.Y. (The New York Times Book Review) "Amazingly, the story steers along very well despite so many different hands at the tiller. Christie's solution is typically ingenious." (Mark Campbell, The Pocket Essential Agatha Christie) What would have made The Floating Admiral better? Consistency is a real problem with this book.


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