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The high cost of dying.

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Published by Crowell-Collier Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Undertakers and undertaking,
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT3203 .H3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p.
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5881845M
    LC Control Number63013042
    OCLC/WorldCa263015

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