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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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ContributionsJane Holder (Editor), Carolyn Harrison (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages500
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Open LibraryOL7404206M
ISBN 100199260745
ISBN 109780199260744

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