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Poes Raven in an elevator

and other tales : being the third edition of More cheerful Americans

by Charles Battell Loomis

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Published by Henry Holt and Company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Frontispiece and plates facing p. 10, 22, 64, 82, 106, 154, 172, 212, 214, 224 and 254.

Statementby Charles Battell Loomis ; with illustrations by Florence Scovel Shinn, Fanny Y. Cory, F.R. Gruger and May Wilson Watkins.
ContributionsShinn, Florence Scovel, d. 1940, ill., Cory, Fanny Y., ill., Gruger, Frederic Rodrigo, ill., Watkins, May Wilson, ill., Henry Holt and Company.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.L873 Po, PS3523.O545 Po
The Physical Object
Pagination[16], 284, [8] p. (first 3 p. and last 2 p. blank), [12] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6988116M
LC Control Number07029153
OCLC/WorldCa4609497


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