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Published by Hinds & Noble in New York .
Written in English


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Statementliterally translated by D. Spillan and Cyrus Edmonds.
SeriesHandy literal translations
ContributionsSpillan D., Edmonds Cyrus.
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LC ClassificationsPC 6452 A3 S6
The Physical Object
Pagination157 p. ;
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22137155M

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