Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|Statement||Marilyn Stokstad with the collaboration of Marion Spears Grayson, and with chapters by Stephen Addiss ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Grayson, Marion Spears., Addiss, Stephen, 1935-|
|LC Classifications||N5300 .S923 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (various pagings) :|
|ISBN 10||0810919605, 013357542X|
|LC Control Number||95013402|
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