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Edith

Eliza B. Davis

Edith

or, The light of home.

by Eliza B. Davis

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Published by Crosby, Nichols and company in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

A digital reproduction made from a microform copy held by Indiana University is available from its Wright American Fiction 1851-1875 Web site.

StatementBy Eliza B. Davis.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.D2922 E
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. l., 282 p.
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6974493M
LC Control Number06032494
OCLC/WorldCa3946521

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