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Published by Applewood Books in Bedford, Mass .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Mississippi River,
  • Mississippi River.

Subjects:

  • Devol, George H., b. 1829,
  • Gambling -- Mississippi River -- History -- 19th century,
  • Gambling on river boats -- Mississippi River -- History -- 19th century,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Mississippi River,
  • Gamblers -- Mississippi River -- Biography,
  • Mississippi River -- Description and travel

Book details:

Edition Notes

Originally published: Cincinnati : Devol & Haines, 1887.

Statementby George H. Devol.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF353 .D49 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination300 p. :
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL800534M
ISBN 101557091102
LC Control Number95036846

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