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Published by Frederick Ungar in New York .
Written in English


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Originally published, Munich, Nymphenburger, 1964.

Statementtranslated from the German by Elizabeth Thompson.
The Physical Object
Pagination159p. :
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20312317M

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