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Dead ringer

Author: Roy Lewis
Publisher: London : Robert Hale, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In old age Edwin James looks back over his scandalous life in the law and the theatre: he recalls his rise to fame and fortune which begins as a debt-ridden counsel in the case arising from the Running Rein scandal of the 1844 Derby.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roy Lewis
ISBN: 9780709092711 0709092717
OCLC Number: 743474015
Description: 1 volume ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Roy Lewis.

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