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Published by A. Lane in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy -- Introductions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]) and index.

    StatementRoger Scruton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD21 .S375 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination168 p. ;
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL692398M
    ISBN 100713992263
    LC Control Number97039594

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