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Letters written during a tour through the northern and eastern states of America.

Drayton, John

Letters written during a tour through the northern and eastern states of America.

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Published by Printed by Harrison and Bowen in Charleston, S.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy John Drayton ...
    SeriesAmerican culture series -- 390.11.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. ¾., iv p., 4 ¾., 3-138 p.
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17811689M
    OCLC/WorldCa6777661

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