Memories of a Southern Woman of Letters by Grace Elizabeth King

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Published by Ayer Co Pub .

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Subjects:

  • Women and literature,
  • 19th century,
  • King, Grace Elizabeth,
  • Southern States,
  • 20th century,
  • Authors, American,
  • 1852-1932,
  • Biography,
  • King, Grace Elizabeth,

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages398
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8205749M
ISBN 100836956303
ISBN 109780836956306

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