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Dec 8, 2008 Wordplay
1. T W S by John C
2. David C by C D
3. A, A! by William F
4. R Sky A M by R B
5. T S C of D J A M H by R L S
6. P by G Bernard S
7. N-D of P by V H
8. F From T M C by T H
9. The C by G G
10. Madame B by G F
T W S by John C
The Wapshot Scandal by John Cheever
David C by C D
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
A, A! by William F
Absalom, Absalom! by William Faulkner
R Sky A M by R B
Red Sky at Morning by Richard Bradford
T S C of D J A M H by R L S
The Strange Case of Doctor Jeckyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
P by G Bernard S
Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw
N-D of P by V H
Notre-Dame of Paris by Victor Hugo
F From T M C by T H
Far From The Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
The C by G G
The Comedians by Graham Greene
Madame B by G F
Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
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