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History of a Ring [cover title] by BY ONE OF THE GOVERNOR'S WARDS - Paperback - First Edition - 1877 - from Lorne Bair Rare Books and

History of a Ring [cover title]


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Portland, ME: Berry Printer, 1877. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo (23cm.); original pictorial stitched self-wrappers; 13pp. Wrappers rather brittle with a few tiny shallow losses, else Very Goood. Satirical fable regarding the railroad industry. WILLIAMSON (Maine) I 835.


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