|Statement||Sharon M. Van Sluys.|
|Series||Minnesota voices project ;, 59|
|LC Classifications||PS3572.A5395 U53 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||81 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||81|
|LC Control Number||92064075|
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