Originally published as: De Cock en de wurger op zondag and De Cock en het lijk in de kerstnacht.
|Statement||by Baantjer ; translated by H.G. Smittenaar.|
|Contributions||Smittenaar, H. G., Baantjer, A. C.|
|LC Classifications||PT5881.12.A2 M87 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2001052509|
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