4 edition of A history of early Orleans found in the catalog.
A history of early Orleans
Ruth L. Barnard
by Published for the Orleans Historical Society, Orleans, Massachusetts, by W.S. Sullwold, Pub. in Taunton, Mass
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-155).
|Statement||by Ruth L. Barnard.|
|Contributions||Orleans Historical Society.|
|LC Classifications||F74.O74 B37 1975|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||158 p. :|
|Number of Pages||158|
|LC Control Number||75021076|
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