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Travels of an American owl

Johnson, Virginia W.

Travels of an American owl

a satire

by Johnson, Virginia W.

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Published by Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfinger in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Virginia W. Johnson ; with sixteen silhouette illustrations by Augustus Hoppin, engraved by Jasper Green
SeriesWright American fiction -- v. 2 (1851-1875), no. 1358
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2 p. l., ix-xii, 13-179 p., plates
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15162742M
LC Control Number87794936

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