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The Great books program: readings for discussion, adult series, set one

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Published by The Foundation in Chicago .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsAC5 .G78 1966 1st
The Physical Object
Pagination6 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24372694M
OCLC/WorldCa4369924


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