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A tour on the prairies by Washington Irving

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Published by Carey, Lea & Blanchard in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Indians of North America,
  • Oklahoma -- Description and travel

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Edition Notes

StatementBy the author of the Sketch book.
SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 284, no. 2827.
LC ClassificationsPS2060 .A1 1835 no. 1
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, [17]-274 p.
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15430180M
LC Control Number87558011

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