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Published by Harper & brothers in New York .
Written in English

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StatementBy Charles Anthon ...
ContributionsAnthon, Charles, 1797-1867.
LC ClassificationsPA4494.A5 A6 1847
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 632, 4 p.,
Number of Pages632
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL420897M
LC Control Number98125411

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