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Skin Deep

(1968)
(The Glass-Sided Ants' Nest)
(The first book in the James Pibble series)
A novel by

 
 
Ostensibly a detective story in the classic manner, also an intellectually stimulating story of the growth of an alien culture in the heart of London, where detective James Pibble slowly makes sense of a house where nothing appears to make any sense at all. The author's first adult novel and winner of the Crime Writer's Association Gold Dagger award for crime fiction. Published in the US as "The Glass-Sided Ants' Nest."

Genre: Mystery

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Used availability for Peter Dickinson's Skin Deep

Hardback Editions

1968 : UK Hardback
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Title: Skin deep (King crime)
Author(s): Peter Dickinson
ISBN: 0-340-02995-1 / 978-0-340-02995-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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Paperback Editions

February 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Glass-Sided Ants' Nest: 1 (The James Pibble Mysteries, 1)
Author(s): Peter Dickinson
ISBN: 1-5040-0485-X / 978-1-5040-0485-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Open Road Media Mystery & Thriller
Availability: Amazon UK   


August 2008 : USA Paperback
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Title: Skin Deep
Author(s): Peter Dickinson
ISBN: 1-934609-09-9 / 978-1-934609-09-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Felony & Mayhem
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September 1991 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Glass-Sided Ants' Nest
Author(s): Peter Dickinson
ISBN: 1-55882-089-2 / 978-1-55882-089-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Intl Polygonics Ltd
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May 1986 : UK Paperback
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Title: Glass-sided Ants' Nest
Author(s): Peter Dickinson
ISBN: 0-09-941820-7 / 978-0-09-941820-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow Bks.
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May 1981 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Glass-Sided Ant's Nest
Author(s): Peter Dickinson
ISBN: 0-14-005864-8 / 978-0-14-005864-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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October 1969 : UK Paperback
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Title: Skin Deep (Panther crime)
Author(s): Peter Dickinson
ISBN: 0-586-02904-4 / 978-0-586-02904-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK