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Allen Lucas; the Self-Made Man

Allen Lucas; the Self-Made Man

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Allen Lucas; the Self-Made Man

by Chubbuck, Emily

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Very good with some foxing and prior owner signature to front pastedown.
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New York: Sheldon & Company, 1867. Later edition. Very good with some foxing and prior owner signature to front pastedown.. A scarce printing, which appears to be unrecorded on Worldcat. Part of Sheldon's "Good Boy's Library" as indicated on the spine and which were apparently previously part of Sheldon's "Sunday School Books" library. In publisher's green cloth with gilt stamp decorated spine.


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Allen Lucas; the Self-Made Man
Chubbuck, Emily
Book Condition
Used - Very good with some foxing and prior owner signature to front pastedown.
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Later edition
Sheldon & Company
Place of Publication
New York
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