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Published by Ransohoffs in San Francisco .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Heller, E.R. Grabborn Press, 469

Statementby Bret Harte ; first printed in the Overland Monthly for August 1868, and now printed by the Grabhorn Press in an editon of three hundred copies ; with illustrations designed & engraved by Mallette Dean ; and an introduction by Oscar Lewis.
ContributionsDean, Mallette, 1907-, Lewis, Oscar, 1914-1970.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS1827 .A1 1948
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5344758M
LC Control Number72202555
OCLC/WorldCa2124820

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