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Fifty years in both hemispheres, or, Reminiscences of a merchant"s life

Vincent Nolte

Fifty years in both hemispheres, or, Reminiscences of a merchant"s life

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Published by Redfield in New York .
Written in English

  • Nolte, Vincent, -- 1779-1856

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesReminiscences of a merchant"s life
    Statementby Vincent Nolte
    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 24391-24396
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 476, [12] p.
    Number of Pages476
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15229972M

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