The Englishwomen in America

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Published by J. Murray in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Canada -- Description and travel,
  • Maritime Provinces -- Description and travel,
  • Canada -- Social life and customs -- 1763-1867.,
  • United States -- Description and travel

Edition Notes

Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Library of the Public Archives of Canada. Ottawa : Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions, 1982.

Book details

SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 28461
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination6 microfiches (266 fr.).
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19047313M
ISBN 100665284616

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