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The honest rainmaker

A. J. Liebling

The honest rainmaker

the life and times of Colonel John R. Stingo / by A.J. Liebling.

by A. J. Liebling

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stingo, John R., b. 1874

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT275.M432 L5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination317 p. ;
    Number of Pages317
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6115383M
    LC Control Number52013568
    OCLC/WorldCa1397853

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