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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Ca .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementtranslated by Donald M. Frame.
ContributionsFrame, Donald Murdoch, 1911-
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 883 p. ;
Number of Pages883
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16676719M

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