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Southland writers biographical and critical sketches of the living female writers of the South : with extracts from their writings by

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Published by Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfinger in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Authors, American,
  • Women authors,
  • American literature -- Southern States

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Edition Notes

Statementby Ida Raymond
SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 6205-6215
ContributionsDimitry, Charles
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14682670M

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