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Published by Harcourt Brace and Co. in New York .
Written in English


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Statementby Naomi Mitchison; with four pictures by Z. Stryjenska.
The Physical Object
Pagination721 p.
Number of Pages721
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17852647M
ISBN 100403011116

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