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A ward of the Golden Gate

by Bret Harte

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and company in Boston, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Bret Harte.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS1829 .W4 1890
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., 249 p.
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6980175M
LC Control Number07003655
OCLC/WorldCa2865916

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