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The young people"s history of Maine

from its earliest discovery to the final settlement of its boundaries in 1842

by Varney, George J.

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Published by Loring, Short & Harmon in Portland, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Geo. J. Varney
    ContributionsMaine
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii-289 :
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25939930M
    OCLC/WorldCa48800476

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