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Published by Oliver and Boyd in Edinburgh .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

1965 edition reprinted with corrections, 1970.

Statementedited by Gordon Y. Craig.
ContributionsCraig, G. Y. 1925-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14886376M
ISBN 100050008005

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