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Dead Man"s Handle

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Souvenir Press , New York, NY
Blaise, Modesty (Fictitious character) -- Fiction., Intelligence service -- Great Britain -- Fiction., Women spies -- Great Britain -- Fiction., Women spies -- Fic
Statement[by] Peter O"Donnell.
GenreSpy fiction
SeriesModesty Blaise #12
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9351885M
ISBN 100285637274
ISBN 139780285637276
OCLC/WorldCa59877643

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Dead Man's Handle is Dead Mans Handle book title of a action-adventure/spy novel written by Peter O' was the eleventh and final full-length novel chronicling the adventures of O'Donnell's comic strip creation, Modesty gh O'Donnell continued to write the comic strip, he did not write any further Modesty Blaise prose until the volume, Cobra Trap, which consisted of short Author: Peter O'Donnell.

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