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Sam Lawson's Oldtown Fireside Stories

by Harriet Beecher Stowe
Book; Online
[2] l., 216 p. : plates ; 19 cm.
Boston : James R. Osgood and Company, 1872.
  • The ghost in the mill.
  • The Sullivan looking-glass.
  • The minister's housekeeper.
  • The Widow's bandbox.
  • Captain Kidd's money.
  • "Mis' Elderkin's pitcher."--The ghost in the Cap'n Brown house.
  • Colonel Eph's shoe-buckles.
  • The bull-fight.
  • How to fight the devil.
  • Laughin' in meetin'.
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SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 1: publisher's advertisement on back cover. Printed orange cover with black backstrip. Inscribed: "Mae H. Towns" Gift of C.W. Barrett.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 2: original printed paper cover. Inscribed: "Mr. John M. Gourgas with the best wishes of his brother Frank." Gift of C.W. Barrett.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 3: gift of C.W. Barrett.
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