Young Howells & John Brown episodes in a radical education by Edwin Harrison Cady

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  • Harpers Ferry (W. Va.),
  • United States


  • Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920 -- Political and social views.,
  • Brown, John, 1800-1859.,
  • Radicalism in literature.,
  • Novelists, American -- 19th century -- Biography.,
  • Abolitionists -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) -- History -- John Brown"s Raid, 1859.

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Other titlesYoung Howells and John Brown.
Statementby Edwin H. Cady.
LC ClassificationsPS2037.P6 C32 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination116 p. ;
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3024678M
ISBN 100814203884
LC Control Number85005013

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