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7 edition of Poland Spring found in the catalog.

Poland Spring

a tale of the Gilded Age, 1860-1900

by Richards, David

  • 291 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by University of New Hampshire Press, Published by University Press of New England in Durham, N.H, Hanover, N.H .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Poland Spring (Me.),
  • Maine,
  • Poland Spring
    • Subjects:
    • Ricker family.,
    • Hiram Ricker & Sons.,
    • Springs -- Maine -- Poland Spring -- History.,
    • Resorts -- Maine -- Poland Spring -- History.,
    • Businessmen -- Maine -- Poland Spring -- Biography.,
    • Poland Spring (Me.) -- History.,
    • Poland Spring (Me.) -- Social life and customs.,
    • Poland Spring (Me.) -- Economic conditions.,
    • Poland Spring (Me.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-303) and index.

      StatementDavid L. Richards.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesRevisiting New England
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF29.P7 R49 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 313 p. :
      Number of Pages313
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3397157M
      ISBN 101584654813
      ISBN 109781584654810
      LC Control Number2005009924

      Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. Near Fine Book, no jacket, "A New Edition, edited with an introduction and a glossary by Peter Alexander, fifth printing, pages, book gas full light brown cloth covered boards with an illustrated William Shakespeare on the front cover, Previous Owner name on the Front Paste down dated Dec. , book.


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WWII history buffs are well served.