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Published by J.H. Yewdale & Sons Co. in Milwaukee, Wis .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, Conn. : Research Publications, 1977. on 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (American fiction IV, 1901-1905 ; reel 59, no. 574).

Statementby Harry Dee ; with sixteen full-page halftone illustrations.
SeriesThe adventure series, Adventure series, American fiction IV, 1901-1905 -- reel 59, no. 574.
The Physical Object
Pagination277, [3] p.
Number of Pages277
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17812462M

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