Poems for the old and the young. by Benjamin F. W. Stribling

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Published by L.U. Reavis, publisher, "Central Illinoian Office" in Beardstown, Ill .

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StatementBy B.J.W. Stribling.
LC ClassificationsPS2959 .S52
The Physical Object
Pagination238, vi. p. ;
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6753373M
LC Control Number31002635

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