Includes bibliographical references (p. 393-415).
|Statement||by Veijo Hietala.|
|Series||Turun yliopiston julkaisuja. Sarja B, Humaniora,, osa 194 =, Annales Universitais Turkuensis. Ser. B ;, tom. 194, Turun yliopiston julkaisuja., osa 194.|
|LC Classifications||PN1995 .H47 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||415 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||415|
|LC Control Number||91196027|
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