Mystery and detective fiction in the Library of Congress classification scheme
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Published by Borgo Press in San Bernardino, Calif .
Written in English


  • Classification -- Books -- Detective and mystery stories.,
  • Classification, Library of Congress.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementMichael Burgess.
SeriesBorgo cataloging guides,, no. 2
LC ClassificationsZ697.D48 B87 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination184 p. ;
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2850085M
ISBN 100893708186, 0893709182
LC Control Number84012344

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