American anecdotes original and select by Hunt, Freeman

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Statementby an American
SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 1043, 33848
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Pagination2 v.
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Open LibraryOL14978954M

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