14 edition of Language and solitude found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 192-204) and index.
|LC Classifications||B3376.W564 G448 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix, 209 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||209|
|ISBN 10||0521630029, 0521639972|
|LC Control Number||97050568|
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