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Elizabeth Abbott a novel of southern Illinois by Mae Connie Trovillion Smith

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Published by Exposition Press in New York .
Written in English



  • Illinois


  • Illinois -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Mae Trovillion Smith.
LC ClassificationsPZ4.S652 El
The Physical Object
Pagination[1-4]¹⁶ [5]⁸ [6-8]¹⁶; [i-ii, 1-7] 8-234 [235-238] p. ;
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6202482M
LC Control Number56012286

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