The reign of gilt

by David Graham Phillips

Publisher: J. Pott in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 295 Downloads: 234
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  • Social problems,
  • United States -- Social conditions -- 1865-1918
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    Statementby David Graham Phillips.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 12225.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination295 p.
    Number of Pages295
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13557321M

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