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7 edition of history of Boston found in the catalog.

history of Boston

the metropolis of Massachusetts, from its origin to the present period; with some account of the environs.

by Caleb H. Snow

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by A. Bowen in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Boston (Mass.)
    • Subjects:
    • Boston (Mass.) -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Title vignette.

      StatementBy Caleb H. Snow ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF73.3 .S685
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv p., [4], [9]-427 p.
      Number of Pages427
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6597289M
      LC Control Number17012051
      OCLC/WorldCa734614

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