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3 edition of Hammett found in the catalog.

Hammett

William F. Nolan

Hammett

a life at the edge

by William F. Nolan

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Published by Barker in London .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Hammett, Dashiell, -- 1894-1961 -- Biography.,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William F. Nolan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3515.A4347Z/
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv,276p.,(12)p. of plates :
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17910390M
    ISBN 100213168863

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