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California; an Englishman"s impressions of the Golden state

A. T. Johnson

California; an Englishman"s impressions of the Golden state

by A. T. Johnson

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Published by S. Paul & Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • California -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAn Englishman"s impressions of the Golden state.
    Statementby Arthur T. Johnson; with illustrations by E. Nora Meek ...
    The Physical Object
    Pagination346 p.
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14294627M

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