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The pursuit of laughter

Diana Mosley

The pursuit of laughter

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Published by Gibson Square in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDiana Mosley ; edited by Martin Rynja
ContributionsRynja, Martin
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCT788.M66 A3 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination570 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages570
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24420742M
ISBN 101906142386
ISBN 109781906142384
LC Control Number2009370762
OCLC/WorldCa424552170

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