Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Kathleen Jaeger.|
|Series||Conference publication / Institute for Advanced Study -- no. 3, Conference publication (University of King"s College (Halifax, N.S.). Institute for Advanced Study) -- no. 3|
|Contributions||Jaeger, Kathleen., University of King"s College (Halifax, N.S.). Institute for Advanced Study|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii leaves, 137 p. :|
|Number of Pages||137|
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