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Richard Henry Dana, Sr. by Doreen M. Hunter

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Published by Twayne Publishers in Boston .
Written in English


  • Dana, Richard Henry, 1787-1879 -- Criticism and interpretation

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Statementby Doreen M. Hunter.
SeriesTwayne"s United States authors series ;, TUSAS 511
LC ClassificationsPS1502 .H86 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination146 p. :
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2728916M
ISBN 100805774904
LC Control Number86022891

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