Letters from Illinois.

by Morris Birkbeck

Publisher: Da Capo Press in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 154 Downloads: 112
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  • Illinois,
  • Edwards County (Ill.)
  • Subjects:

    • Illinois -- Description and travel.,
    • Edwards County (Ill.),
    • Illinois -- History -- 1778-1865.
    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1818 ed.

      StatementNew introd. by Robert M. Sutton.
      SeriesThe American scene, A Da Capo Press reprint series.
      LC ClassificationsF547.E3 B643
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, xv, 154 p.
      Number of Pages154
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5602023M
      ISBN 100306711702
      LC Control Number68008685

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