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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 ClassificationsCT104 .A25 1969
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 301 p.
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4910429M
    ISBN 100836911180
    LC Control Number76084292

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