LC copy formerly owned by Bruce Rogers.
|Statement||by Paul A. Bennett.|
|Contributions||Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957, former owner., Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)|
|LC Classifications||Z250.5.B37 B46 1944|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||7 p. :|
|LC Control Number||98170339|
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