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The wasp"s nest

Adelaide Matthews

The wasp"s nest

a mystery comedy in three acts

by Adelaide Matthews

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Published by S. French, S. French, ltd. in New York, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Adelaide Matthews and Martha Stanley.
SeriesFrench"s standard library edition
ContributionsStanley, Martha, b. 1879, joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3525.A872 W3 1929
The Physical Object
Pagination134, [1] p.
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6726843M
LC Control Number29008333
OCLC/WorldCa5309075


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