14 edition of The magic of the state found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -206) and ind
|LC Classifications||JL1866 .T38 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||206 p. :|
|Number of Pages||206|
|ISBN 10||0415917905, 0415917913|
|LC Control Number||96013469|
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