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A bit of old ivory and other stories

Mary F. Nixon-Roulet

A bit of old ivory and other stories

by Mary F. Nixon-Roulet

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Published by Benziger Brothers in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMary F. Nixon-Roulet ... [et al.].
SeriesAmerican fiction -- reel 16, no. 142A.
ContributionsBenziger Brothers.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination255, [1], 11, [2] p.
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17451344M
OCLC/WorldCa29187505

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