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Dictionary of Quotations, The New International (Signet)

Dictionary of Quotations, The New International (Signet)

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Published by Signet .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsHugh Rawson (Editor), Margaret Miner (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages496
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7572983M
ISBN 100451166736
ISBN 109780451166739
OCLC/WorldCa220561852

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