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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

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Statementby Arthur J. Arberry. Combined in one volume.
ContributionsArberry, A. J. 1905-1969, tr.
LC ClassificationsBP109 .A7 1955a
The Physical Object
Pagination350, 358 p.
Number of Pages358
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5908774M
LC Control Number64009828

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