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Published by Hogan & Thompson in Philadelphia .

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Wright I, 2154.

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LC ClassificationsPZ1 .R6618
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Pagination[2] l., 315 p.
Number of Pages315
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Open LibraryOL6991815M
LC Control Number07041010
OCLC/WorldCa6886287

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