|Pub. Date||Publisher||Phys Desc.||Availability|
|1983, c1954||Bantam Books||213 p. ; 23 cm.|| |
Annex - Adult Fiction
Bellevue - Adult Fiction
|2006||Black Dog & Leventhal : Distributed by Workman Pub. Co||288 p. ; 22 cm.|| |
9 copies, 1 person is on the wait list.
3 copies, 7 people are on the wait list.
|2010||OverDrive||BBC Audio|| |
Voted by the British Crime Writers' Association as the "Best Crime Novel of all Time"
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