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The U.E., a tale of Upper Canada.

William Kirby

The U.E., a tale of Upper Canada.

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesToronto reprint library of Canadian prose and poetry
The Physical Object
Pagination178p. --
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19181361M
ISBN 100802075134
OCLC/WorldCa422677351


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