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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 161).

Book details

Statementby Julia H. Nixon and Samuel A. Nixon.
ContributionsNixon, Samuel A.
LC ClassificationsPS144.V8 N5 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 162 p. :
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1570915M
LC Control Number91065357

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