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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementby Laurence Hutton.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 86/6469 (D)
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 81 p., [18] leaves of plates : ill., ports. ; 19 cm.
Number of Pages81
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2290324M
LC Control Number86159073

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