15 edition of The meaning of the city. found in the catalog.
Translation of Sans feu ni lieu.
|Statement||Introd. by John Wilkinson. Translated by Dennis Pardee.|
|LC Classifications||BS680.C5 E413|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix, 209 p.|
|Number of Pages||209|
|LC Control Number||70103446|
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