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Life in the new world, or, Sketches of American society

Life in the new world, or, Sketches of American society

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Published by J. Winchester in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Seatsfield [sic] ; translated from the German by Gustavus C. Hebbe and James Mackay.
SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 11320.
ContributionsHebbe, Gustaf Clemens, 1804-1893., Mackay, James Aberigh.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination349 p.
Number of Pages349
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13556973M
LC Control Number87780025
OCLC/WorldCa18943148

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