Published 1889 by Presented by the Passenger Dept., Maine Central Railroad in Portland, Me .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Statement||by Lyman H. Nelson.|
|Contributions||YA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)|
|LC Classifications||YA 16791|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||40 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||40|
|LC Control Number||96188134|
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