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Published by J. Altemus company in Philadelphia .
Written in English

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Statementby Jacob Abbott, with forty-five illustrations ...
SeriesAltemus young people"s library. [from old catalog]
LC ClassificationsDF235.3 .P68
The Physical Object
Paginationix, [2], 14-300 p. incl. front., illus. plates, map.
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24997807M
LC Control Number00005876

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