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2 edition of The history of Illinois found in the catalog.

The history of Illinois

from its earliest settlement to the present time

by W. H. Carpenter

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Published by J.B. Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by W.H. Carpenter, and T.S. Arthur
SeriesLippincott"s cabinet histories of the states. Illinois, Lippincott"s cabinet histories of the states
ContributionsArthur, T. S. (Timothy Shay), 1809-1885
The Physical Object
Pagination255 p. :
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24617876M
OCLC/WorldCa4774197


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