A Quincy history

by James Haining

Publisher: Salt Lick Press in Quincy, Ill

Written in English
Published: Pages: 206 Downloads: 679
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  • Haining, James, 1950- -- Diaries.,
  • Poets, American -- 20th century -- Diaries.,
  • Quincy (Ill.) -- Social life and customs.

Edition Notes

StatementJames Haining.
SeriesA Lucky heart book
LC ClassificationsPS3558.A332 Z47
The Physical Object
Pagination206 p. :
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4256620M
ISBN 100913198021
LC Control Number81002049

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