Retrospections of America, 1797-1811 by Bernard, John

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  • Theater -- United States,
  • United States -- Social life and customs

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Statementby John Bernard ... edited from the manuscript by Mrs. Bayle Bernard, with an introduction, notes, and index by Laurence Hutton and Brander Matthews.
SeriesAmerican culture series -- 93.4.
ContributionsBernard, William Bayle, Mrs., Hutton, Laurence, 1843-1904., Matthews, Brander, 1852-1929.
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LC ClassificationsE164 .B52
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxiii p., 1 l., 380 p.
Number of Pages380
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17494694M
LC Control Number87359083
OCLC/WorldCa6808307

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