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Published by Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, Da Capo Press in Amsterdam, New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

SeriesThe English experience -- no. 6
The Physical Object
Pagination27 p. :
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18164371M

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