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A man from Corpus Christi, or, The adventures of two bird hunters and a dog in Texan bogs.

A. C. Peirce

A man from Corpus Christi, or, The adventures of two bird hunters and a dog in Texan bogs.

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Published by Forest and Stream Publishing Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Duck shooting -- Texas

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe adventures of two bird hunters and a dog in Texan bogs.
    StatementBy Dr. A.C. Peirce ; illustrated with ten pictographs ...
    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 415, no. 4203.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination3 leaves, 3-257 p. :
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17809940M
    OCLC/WorldCa15430931

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