Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the National Library of Canada. Ottawa : Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions, 1981.
|Statement||by Watson Griffin.|
|Series||CIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 12615|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 microfiche (16 fr.).|
|Number of Pages||16|
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