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The author"s handbook

Edward Monington Allen

The author"s handbook

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Published by International Textbook Company in Scranton, Pa .
Written in English

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  • Authorship -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

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    Statementby Edward Monington Allen ...
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN147 .A47
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 150 p.
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6379642M
    LC Control Number38035781
    OCLC/WorldCa1143883

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