Encounters and diversions. by E. V. Lucas

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .

Written in English

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SeriesEssay index reprint series
LC ClassificationsPR6023.U24 E6 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 193 p.
Number of Pages193
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Open LibraryOL5705806M
ISBN 100836925602
LC Control Number70156684

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