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The Sunday Philosophy Club

Alexander McCall Smith

The Sunday Philosophy Club

by Alexander McCall Smith

  • 163 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Abacus in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women philosophers -- Scotland -- Edinburgh -- Fiction.,
  • Women detectives -- Scotland -- Edinburgh -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: London: Little, Brown, 2004.

    StatementAlexander McCall Smith.
    GenreFiction.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination297 p. ;
    Number of Pages297
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19427185M
    ISBN 100349118698

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Isabel is fond of problems, and sometimes she becomes interested in problems that are, quite frankly, none of her business. This may be the case. The Edinburgh setting is a crucial element of The Sunday Philosophy Club.

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