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Published by Modern Library in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementwith a critical introduction by Sidney Namlerep.
SeriesThe Modern library of the world"s best books ;, [247]
LC ClassificationsPN6161 .P458
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 300 p. ;
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6522281M
LC Control Number47030316

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