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Henry Clay.

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Published by Follett Pub. Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Jo Polseno.
    SeriesLibrary of American heroes
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE340.C6 M817
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p.
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5527327M
    LC Control Number67001281

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