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Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-214), index and filmography.
|Statement||Fraser A. Sherman|
|LC Classifications||PN1995.9.P6 S54 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 234 p. :|
|Number of Pages||234|
|LC Control Number||2010048313|
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