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Tales of the Sierras

Hayes, J. W.

Tales of the Sierras

by J. W. Hayes; with illustrations by John L. Cassidy.

by Hayes, J. W.

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Published by F. W. Baltes in Portland, Or .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.H3271 T
The Physical Object
Pagination136 p.
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14673922M
LC Control Number00008878

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Portland, OR: F.W. Baltes and Company, John L. Cassidy. Hardcover. 8vo. Red cloth with black lettering. One leaf with illustration (no text) detached but present. Signed by author to front free endpaper and dated August 8.

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