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Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde

Robert Louis Stevenson

Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde

The merry men and other tales. Introd. by M.R. Ridley.

by Robert Louis Stevenson

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. ix-x.

Other titlesDr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, The merry men
SeriesEveryman"s library, 767
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 244 p. ;
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19404066M

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