Hugger-Mugger in the Louvre A Homer Evans Murder Mystery by Elliot Paul

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Published by Random House in New York, NY .

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Statementby Elliot Paul.
GenreFiction.
SeriesBallantine Books Mystery
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Pagination216 p.
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22867356M
OCLC/WorldCa8851694

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About the Author. KENNETH FEARING (–) was born in Oak Park, Illinois. Voted wittiest boy and class pessimist in high school, he moved to New York City after graduating from the University of Wisconsin. The last time I saw Paris by Elliot Paul and a great selection of related books, An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers.

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For now, avoid.For their generous assistance in the research of this book, I would like to acknowledge the Louvre Museum, the French Ministry of Culture, Project Gutenberg, Bibliothèque Nationale, the Gnostic Society Library, the Department of Paintings Study and Documentation Service at the Lourvre, Catholic World News, Royal Observatory Greenwich, London.

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