Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-270).
|Statement||Leonard I. Sweet.|
|LC Classifications||BX5995.R66 .S94 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 270 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||270|
|ISBN 10||1884836097, 1884836100|
|LC Control Number||95031452|
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