by W.A. Dryja in Bellefontaine, Ohio (840 Allison Road, Bellefontaine 43311-2340) .
Written in English
|Statement||by Walter A. Dryja ; edited by Janice Clagg Dryja.|
|Contributions||Dryja, Janice Clagg, 1918-|
|LC Classifications||CS71.D813 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 233 p. :|
|Number of Pages||233|
|LC Control Number||95201831|
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