Bibliography: p. 186-187.
|Statement||[compiled by] Mildred VerSoy Harris.|
|Contributions||Harris, Mildred VerSoy.|
|LC Classifications||E169.1 .I16 1964|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||187 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||187|
|LC Control Number||87156683|
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