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Birds of passage five Englishwomen in search of America by Richard Mullen

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States,
  • England

Subjects:

  • Public opinion -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
  • British -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Women -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
  • United States -- Description and travel.,
  • United States -- Foreign public opinion, British -- History -- 19th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-233) and index.

StatementRichard Mullen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE165 .M9 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 246 p., [12] p. of plates :
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1090075M
ISBN 100312122284
LC Control Number94014200

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