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Published by Aberdeen University Press in Aberdeen .
Written in English


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StatementGeorge Moore
ContributionsMoore, George, 1852-1933.
LC ClassificationsKD"8371"M66"1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 122 p.
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20130135M
ISBN 100080303692

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