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Published by Houghton Mifflin Company in Boston, New York .
Written in English


  • Alcott, Amos Bronson, -- 1799-1888,
  • Fruitlands

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Edition Notes

Other titlesTranscendental wild oats
Statementcomp. by Clara Endicott Sears; with Transcendental wild oats, by Louisa M. Alcott
ContributionsAlcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 185, [1] p.
Number of Pages185
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14414583M

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