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Published by J.B. Lippincott Co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English


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Contains bibliographic footnotes and index.

Statementby Pliny Earle
The Physical Object
Pagination232 p. ;
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24486080M

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