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Published by Little, Brown and company in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1789-1809.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsAmes, Seth, 1805-1881, [from old catalog] ed., Kirkland, John Thornton, 1770-1840. [from old catalog]
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE302 .A52
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23405772M
LC Control Number14015519

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