Includes bibliographical references (p. 139-140) and index.
|Statement||Joseph R. Thomasson ; illustrations by Martin B. Capron.|
|LC Classifications||SB321 .T42 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 143 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||143|
|ISBN 10||0700604294, 0700604308|
|LC Control Number||90012440|
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