|Statement||Yvonne M.L. Weisberg, Gabriel P. Weisberg.|
|Series||Garland reference library of the humanities ;, vol. 473|
|Contributions||Weisberg, Gabriel P.|
|LC Classifications||Z5949.F8 W45 1984, ND547.5.R4 W45 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 213 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||213|
|LC Control Number||83049317|
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