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America and women fictionized biography. by Marjorie R. Longwell

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Published by Dorrance in Philadelphia .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Women -- United States -- Biography

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Edition Notes

GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCT3260 .L6
The Physical Object
Pagination205 p.
Number of Pages205
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5851708M
LC Control Number62011978
OCLC/WorldCa1533287

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