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3 edition of An Illinois boyhood found in the catalog.

An Illinois boyhood

by Carl Van Doren

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Published by The Viking press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Authors -- Correspondence, reminiscences, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Carl Van Doren.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3543.A555 Z54 1939
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63, [1] p.
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6407549M
    LC Control Number40027187
    OCLC/WorldCa5139244

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