|Statement||by Clinton Lloyd.|
|Contributions||YA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)|
|LC Classifications||YA 20297|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||18 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||18|
|LC Control Number||96213272|
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