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Sketches of eighteenth century America

J. Hector St. John de Crevecoeur

Sketches of eighteenth century America

more "Letters from an American farmer."

by J. Hector St. John de Crevecoeur

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Published by B. Blom in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Farm life -- United States.,
  • United States -- Social life and customs -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the ed. published New York: Yale University Press, 1925.

    Statementedited by Henri L. Bourdin, Ralph H. Gabriel and Stanley T. Williams.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE163
    The Physical Object
    Pagination342 p. :
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19458018M


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