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Published by R. Sears [etc.], F.S. Saxton in New York, Boston .
Written in English


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StatementEd. by Robert Sears ...
ContributionsAnderson, Alexander, 1775-1870, illus.
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LC ClassificationsAG105 .S45
The Physical Object
Pagination512 p.
Number of Pages512
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6634129M
LC Control Number21007604
OCLC/WorldCa2540351

encyclopedia: A comprehensive reference work containing articles on a wide range of subjects or on numerous aspects of a particular field, usually arranged alphabetically.


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