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The Led-Horse Claim

a romance of a mining camp.

by Foote, Mary Hallock

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Published by Gregg Press in Ridgewood, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mining camps -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1883 ed.

    StatementIllustrated by the author.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesAmericans in fiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.F739 Le5, PS1687 Le5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination279 p.
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5612120M
    LC Control Number68020012

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