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Published by Penguin Books in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementArt Spikol.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.P535 P4 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 291 p. ;
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2051230M
ISBN 100140093257
LC Control Number88028917
OCLC/WorldCa18558709

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