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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Girard, Stephen, -- 1750-1831,

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Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources, 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 20034)

SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 20034.
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Pagination2 v.
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Open LibraryOL17557379M

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