5 edition of The Sport of crime found in the catalog.
The Sport of crime
|Statement||[with an introduction by Isaac Asimov].|
|Contributions||Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)|
|LC Classifications||CPB Box no. 1728 vol. 20|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 386 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||386|
|LC Control Number||2001567104|
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