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American history by American poets.

Nellie (Urner) Wallington

American history by American poets.

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Historical poetry, American.,
    • United States -- History -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1911 ed.

      SeriesGranger index reprint series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS595.H5 W32
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5282300M
      ISBN 100836963695
      LC Control Number72000449
      OCLC/WorldCa266941


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