|Statement||Nuria Amat ; translated from the Spanish by Peter Bush.|
|Contributions||Bush, Peter R., 1946-|
|LC Classifications||PQ6651.M36 R4513 2005|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||222 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||222|
|LC Control Number||2004055101|
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