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Published by Rand, McNally & company in Chicago and New York .
Written in English


  • Temperance -- Fiction

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Edition Notes

Prize story of the Scotch temperance league.

Statementby Mrs. Henry Wood, with an introductory preface by Miss Frances E. Willard and Lady Henry Somerset.
SeriesRialto series,, no. 50
LC ClassificationsPZ3.W848 D5, PR5842.W8 D5
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., iv, 7-294 p.
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7004440M
LC Control Number09002207

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