The best stories of Sarah Orne Jewett by Sarah Orne Jewett

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Published by P. Smith in Gloucester, Mass .

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Statementselected and arranged with a pref. by Willa Cather.
ContributionsCather, Willa, 1873-1947.
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Pagination306, 306 p. ;
Number of Pages306
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Open LibraryOL23372290M

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