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The Terrible People

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aka The Gallows' Hand
Hardcover
Published 1952 by Ward Lock & Co Ltd (first published April 1926)
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Kati
Feb 26, 2017 rated it it was ok
I wanted to give it more stars. I liked the beginning, it was intriguing and funny. But then it became too convoluted, there were too many weird coincidences and Betcher became too arrogant, making stupid mistakes. Overall, I was slightly disappointed.
Raquel
Sep 03, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Mais um excelente policial da Vampiro, este dos livros antigos.
Mantém o suspense até ao fim.
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