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lives of George Washington and Thomas Jefferson

with a parallel ...

by Simpson, Stephen

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Published by H. Young in Philadelphia .
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    Subjects:
  • Washington, George, 1732-1799,
  • Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Stephen Simpson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE312 .S6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 389 p.
    Number of Pages389
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6571628M
    LC Control Number14021239
    OCLC/WorldCa772881

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