The Journeyman Joiner ; Or, the Companion of the Tour of France by George Sand

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ContributionsFrancis Geo Shaw (Translator)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages395
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Open LibraryOL11050478M
ISBN 100865272301
ISBN 109780865272309

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Translation of Compagnon du Tour de France. Includes facsimile of original title page. Reprint. Originally published: New York: William H. Graham, Description: x, pages: facsimile ; 21 cm: Other Titles: Compagnon du Tour de France. Companion of the Tour of France: Responsibility: by George Sand ; translated by Francis Geo.

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