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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven, London .

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Statementedited by David M. Vieth.
ContributionsVieth, David Muench.
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Paginationlxix,256p.,(2)p. of plates :
Number of Pages256
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Open LibraryOL22270331M
ISBN 100300018681

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