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Games of chance

Peter Delacorte

Games of chance

by Peter Delacorte

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English


About the Edition

A bizarre, sustained winning streak propels Prosper Murphy, a writer blessed with a professional gambler"s cool detachment, from the cocaine rings of New York to the jai alai courts of Florida and the lush countryside of Spain.

Edition Notes

Originally published: New York : Seaview Books, 1980.

StatementPeter Delacorte.
SeriesA Signet book
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 2966 vol. 16
The Physical Object
Pagination326 p. ;
Number of Pages326
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23842377M
ISBN 100451115104
ISBN 109780451115102
LC Control Number2009484955

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