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3 edition of American encyclopædia of biography. found in the catalog.

American encyclopædia of biography.

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Published by Metropolitan publishing and engraving co. in Highstown, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Biography. [from old catalog]

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWilliams, Henry Clay, [from old catalog] ed., Metropolitan publishing and engraving co., pub. [from old catalog]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE176 .A49
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23337115M
    LC Control Number06008268

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