|Statement||Mary L. Gottesfeld and Mary E. Pharis.|
|Contributions||Gottesfeld, Mary L., Pharis, Mary E.|
|LC Classifications||HV91 .P76|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||238 p. :|
|Number of Pages||238|
|LC Control Number||76020697|
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