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Tombstone

Walter Noble Burns

Tombstone

an Iliad of the Southwest

by Walter Noble Burns

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Published by Doubleday, Page & company in Garden City, N. Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Arizona.,
  • Tombstone (Ariz.)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Walter Noble Burns.
    ContributionsJames, Will, 1892-1942.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 388 p.
    Number of Pages388
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14496848M

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