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Published by Allen Lane, an imprint of Penguin Books in London .
Written in English

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The Physical Object
Pagination104 p., [8] unnumbered p. of plates
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26232545M
ISBN 100141977841
ISBN 109780141977843

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