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Published by Bloomsbury in London .
Written in English

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Statementeditors, Klaus Boehm, Jenny Lees-Spalding.
ContributionsBoehm, Klaus., Lees-Spalding, Jenny.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages851
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22292635M
ISBN 100747512485

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