6 edition of The letter-bag of the Great Western found in the catalog.
|Statement||by Sam Slick [i.e. Thomas Chandler Haliburton].|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||3 microfiches (136 fr.).|
|Number of Pages||136|
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