In praise of male chauvinism
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Published by David & Charles in Newton Abbot, North Pomfret, Vt .
Written in English


  • Women -- Humor.

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StatementPatrick Scrivenor.
LC ClassificationsPN6231.W6 S32
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. ;
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4614620M
ISBN 100715374885
LC Control Number77378632

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