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Washington the model of character for American youth

an address delivered to the boys of the public schools.

by John Nelson McJilton

  • 320 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by J. Murphy in Baltimore .
Written in English

  • Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Juvenile literature.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE312.63 .M15
    The Physical Object
    Pagination62 p.
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23358423M
    LC Control Number18004477

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