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Groucho Marx, master detective by Ron Goulart

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English



  • Los Angeles (Calif.)


  • Marx, Groucho, 1891-1977 -- Fiction.,
  • Radio broadcasting -- Fiction.,
  • Comedians -- Fiction.,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementRon Goulart.
LC ClassificationsPS3557.O85 G76 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination262 p. ;
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL684577M
LC Control Number97031393

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