Includes bibliographical references (p.191-198) and index.
|Statement||Suzanne R. Pucci.|
|LC Classifications||PQ2003.S63 P83 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 202 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||202|
|LC Control Number||2001391379|
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