in New York : Harcourt, Brace and Co .
Written in English
Author"s pseud., Leonard Q. Ross, at head of title.
|Statement||by Leonard Q. Ross [pseud.]|
|LC Classifications||E169 .R812|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||226 p. :|
|Number of Pages||226|
|LC Control Number||39021430|
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