The enchanted beauty, and other tales, essays, and sketches by Elder, William

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Published by J.W. Bradley in Philadelphia .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources,inc., 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 13993)

Book details

Statementby William Elder, M.D.
SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 13993.
The Physical Object
Pagination406 p.
Number of Pages406
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17567802M

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