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Poems of American history.

Burton Egbert Stevenson

Poems of American history.

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American poetry.,
  • United States -- History -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    GenrePoetry.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination720 p. ;
    Number of Pages720
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18018078M


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