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Sam Slick"s wise saws and modern instances, or, What he said, did, or invented. by Thomas Chandler Haliburton

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Published by Blanchard and Lea in Philadelphia .
Written in English


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Other titlesWhat he said, did, or invented
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Pagination[2], ix-xii, 13-291, 20 p. (20 p. at end advertisements)
Number of Pages291
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Open LibraryOL14939412M

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Sam Slick's wise saws and modern instances, or, What he said, did, or invented. London: Hurst and Blackett, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Chandler Haliburton. Sam Slick's wise saws and modern instances, or, What he said, did, or invented. London: Hurst and Blackett, [?] (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / . Sam Slick's wise saws and modern instances; or, what he said, did, or invented Item Preview. Sam Slick's wise saws and modern instances, or, What he said, did, or invented [electronic resource]. By Thomas Chandler Haliburton. : Thomas Chandler Haliburton.

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