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The heroic life of Abraham Lincoln the great emancipator by Elbridge Streeter Brooks

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Published by DeWolfe, Fiske & Co. in Boston .
Written in English


  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Pioneer children -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Juvenile literature.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesGreat emancipator
Statementby Elbridge S. Brooks ; illustrated in black and white and with colored plates.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesHeroic series, Heroic series
ContributionsDeWolfe, Fiske & Co. (Boston, Mass.)
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24190105M
LC Control Number08018107

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