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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Maury, Matthew Fontaine, 1806-1873 -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementIllustrated by Victor Mays.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.L348 Tr
The Physical Object
Pagination245 p.
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6200489M
LC Control Number56009603
OCLC/WorldCa1400462

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