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Mary Hunter Austin.

Thomas Matthews Pearce

Mary Hunter Austin.

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Published by College & University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Austin, Mary Hunter, -- 1868-1934.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesTwayne"s United States authors series, T - 92, Twayne"s United States authors series -- TUSAS 92.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3501 U8 Z72 1965
    The Physical Object
    Pagination158p.
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16223719M


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