7 edition of A natural history found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 404-).
|LC Classifications||PR9199.3.O22 N38 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||405,  p. ;|
|Number of Pages||405|
|LC Control Number||98225191|
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