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Cyclopædia of American biographies.

Cyclopædia of American biographies.

Comprising the men and women of the United States who have been identified with the growth of the nation.

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Published by The Cyclopædia Publishing Company in Boston .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Biography -- Dictionaries.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEd. by John Howard Brown ...
      GenreDictionaries.
      ContributionsBrown, John Howard, 1840-1917, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE176 .C99
      The Physical Object
      Pagination7 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6774525M
      LC Control Number00002384
      OCLC/WorldCa7764455


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White Company, Original from: the New York Public. Appletons' Cyclopædia of American Biography is intended to supply a want that has long been felt by the nations of the New World, and more particularly by the people of the United States. Every scholar and every reader has recognized the benefit of the great French Dictionaries of Universal Biography, and the utility of the more recent National Biography of.

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1 The same two hundred pages will be devoted to a complete and authentic account of all their public acts, placing the reader in possession of an accurate history of their administrations, covering more than a century of our national : James Grant Wilson.

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