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Far-West sketches by Jessie Benton FrГ©mont

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Published by D. Lothrop in Boston .
Written in English


  • California -- Description and travel.,
  • Arizona -- Description and travel.,
  • California -- Social life and customs.

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Edition Notes

Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources, 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 16124)

Statementby Jessie Benton Freḿont.
SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 16124.
The Physical Object
Pagination206 p.
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17565084M

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