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Published by New American Library in [New York] .
Written in English


  • Jefferson, Thomas, -- 1743-1826.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Originally published, Harcourt Brace, 1942.

SeriesMentor books
The Physical Object
Pagination192p. ;
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19504039M

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