Verso of t.p.: The Scribner Press.
|Statement||by Evelyn Schuyler Schaeffer ...|
|Contributions||Charles Scribner"s Sons.|
|LC Classifications||PZ3.S2948 Fo|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||, 248 p. (first 2 p. blank) ;|
|Number of Pages||248|
|LC Control Number||25005848|
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