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Published by Miami University in Oxford, Ohio .
Written in English


  • McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Harvey C. Minnich.
SeriesMiami University bulletin ;, Ser.26, no. 11
LC ClassificationsLA2317.M2 M5
The Physical Object
Pagination89 p. :
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6749078M
LC Control Number30027476

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