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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementJames G. Leyburn.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 83/6552 (G)
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 291 p.
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2806020M
LC Control Number83238030

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