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Published by Refco Group in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English



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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [20]).

Statementwith an introduction by Judith Russi Kirshner and essays by Eleanor Heartney, Anne Rorimer, and James Yood ; organized by Adam Brooks ; edited by Sue Taylor.
ContributionsHeartney, Eleanor, 1954-, Rorimer, Anne., Yood, James., Brooks, Adam., Taylor, Sue, 1949-
LC ClassificationsN6488.5.R43 R44 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination195 p. :
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1891321M
ISBN 100962570303, 0962570311
LC Control Number90060227

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