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linden-tree cottage and the accepted sacrifice.

Angelica Bishop Barrett

linden-tree cottage and the accepted sacrifice.

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Published by Hurd and Houghton in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Poem.

StatementBy Mrs. Angelica Bishop Barrett.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS1074.B18 L5 1868
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 58 p.
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6612883M
LC Control Number18023982
OCLC/WorldCa7090789

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