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Concord river

Brewster, William

Concord river

selections from the journals of William Brewster

by Brewster, William

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

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  • Massachusetts,
  • Concord River.
    • Subjects:
    • Birds -- Massachusetts -- Concord River,
    • Natural history -- Outdoor books

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Smith O. Dexter, illustrated by Frank W. Benson.
      ContributionsDexter, Smith Owen, 1872-1936, ed., Benson, Frank Weston, 1862-1951, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL684.M4 B84
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, [1] p., 2 l., 3-258, [1] p.
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6359611M
      LC Control Number37027491
      OCLC/WorldCa921846

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