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The tallyman.

Author: Bill Knox
Publisher: London : Constable, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Somewhere in the Millside district of Glasgow a tallyman is preying on people in desperate financial straits. He loans them cash at rates they cannot hope to pay back, then demands various services in kind. It's a tough, depressing case for Inspectors Thane and Moss, especially after one of Thane's friends is found dead.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Knox
ISBN: 1841199435 9781841199436
OCLC Number: 56648693
Notes: Originally published: Long, 1968.
Description: 190 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Bill Knox.

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Beware the Tallyman, a merciless predator... Somewhere in the Millside district of Glasgow a tallyman - an unlicensed loan shark - is preying on people in desperate financial straits. He loans them  Read more...

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