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The amber god and other stories

The amber god and other stories

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Published by Ticknor and Fields in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Harriet Elizabeth Prescott
SeriesWright American fiction -- v. 2 (1851-1875), no. 2338
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination5 p. l., [3]-432 p.
Number of Pages432
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15163542M
LC Control Number87734956

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