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Hawksmoor

by Peter Ackroyd

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English


About the Edition

The story of Scotland Yard"s Nicholas Hawksmoor"s investigation of a string of homicides runs parallel to the story of eighteenth-century architect Nicholas Dyer.

Edition Notes

StatementPeter Ackroyd
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6051.C64 H3 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination290 p. ;
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24382451M
ISBN 100060913908
ISBN 109780060913908
OCLC/WorldCa15209068

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