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Kentucky eloquence, past and present

library of orations, after-dinner speeches

by Bennett Henderson Young

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Published by B. La Bree, jr. in Louisville, Ky .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementpopular and classic lectures, addresses and poetry
ContributionsWaterson, Henry, 1840- joint ed
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS558.K4 Y6
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p.l., [7]-471 p.
Number of Pages471
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24834531M
LC Control Number08029621

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