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Bakal"s unfamiliar quotations

Bakal"s unfamiliar quotations

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Published by R. Bakal in [Ridgefield, Conn.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Quotations, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Other titlesUnfamiliar quotations
    Statementcompiled by Richard Bakal ; illustrated by Peter Pabisch ; edited by Kathryn Minckler ; designed by Wally Young.
    ContributionsBakal, Richard., Minckler, Kathryn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6081 .B19 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3703283M
    ISBN 10061512075X
    LC Control Number2003270550
    OCLC/WorldCa52369660

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