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5000 facts and fancies

William Henry Pinkney Phyfe

5000 facts and fancies

a cyclopaedia of important, curious, quaint, and unique information in history, literature, science, art, and nature ...

by William Henry Pinkney Phyfe

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Gale Research Co. in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCyclopedia of important curious, quaint, and unique information in history.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAG5 .P6 1901a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 816 p.
    Number of Pages816
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5993048M
    LC Control Number66024369

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