Autobiography and letters.

Edited by Elizabeth Hazelton Haight.
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Oxford University Press , New York
ContributionsHaight, Elizabeth Hazelton, 1872-1964
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LC ClassificationsLD7182.65 V3 A3
The Physical Object
Pagination210p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17529193M

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