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life of Edward E. Ayer

Francis Cummins Lockwood

life of Edward E. Ayer

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Published by A.C. McClurg in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ayer, Edward Everett, -- 1841-1927

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frank C. Lockwood.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT275A953 L6, CT275A953 L6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 300 p., [21] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18936943M


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