Half-title and running title: Thorburn"s journal.
|Statement||By Grant Thorburn ...|
|LC Classifications||DA625 .T49|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, -187 p.|
|Number of Pages||187|
|LC Control Number||03011460|
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