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Doorstep acquaintance, and other sketches. With a biographical introd. and notes. by William Dean Howells

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.] .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Original ed. issued as v. 139 of Riverside literature series.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.H84 Doo8, PS2025 Doo8
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 92 p.
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5341092M
LC Control Number72194930

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