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File X (34)
Categories: Pulp, Spectacles

Here’s another vintage paperback whose title includes a free-standing “X.”

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Dutch detective of Martin Porlock (ps of P. MacDonald) -Mr. A contra Scotland Yard (the mystery of Mr. X) published by Uitgeverij Steenuil in 1949

Mr. X contra Scotland Yard (1949), by Martin Porlock.

A Dutch edition of Philip MacDonald’s Warrant for X.

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