7 edition of The rare and the beautiful found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -300) and index.
|LC Classifications||CT787.G37 C66 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 320 p. :|
|Number of Pages||320|
|LC Control Number||2004043211|
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