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Money contract. by Philip Hal Sims

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English


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At head of title: P. Hal Sims.

LC ClassificationsGV1282.3 .S57
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 249 p.
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6281954M
LC Control Number32031153

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