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The village doctors and other tales

The village doctors and other tales

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Published by Godey & McMichael in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfiche. Louisville, KY : Lost Cause Press. 1967. microfiches. (Wright American fiction ; v. 1 (1774-1850), no. 184)

Statementby T.S. Arthur
SeriesWright American fiction -- v. 1 (1774-1850), no. 184
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination72 p
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15168015M

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