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The Leatherwood god.

William Dean Howells

The Leatherwood god.

by William Dean Howells

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWith illus. by Henry Raleigh.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.H84 Le8, PS2025 Le8
The Physical Object
Pagination236 p.
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4913208M
ISBN 100404033687
LC Control Number76120773
OCLC/WorldCa88963

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations 22 cm: Responsibility: With illus. by Henry Raleigh. New York, Century Co., Additional Physical Format: Print version: Howells, William Dean, Leatherwood God. Toronto: W. Briggs, (OCoLC) Material Type.

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