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Published by Distributed in the U.S. by Harry N. Abrams .
Written in English

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The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages319
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9106171M
ISBN 10905544233X
ISBN 109789055442331

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