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3 edition of King of the Rideau found in the catalog.

King of the Rideau

Catherine L. Carroll

King of the Rideau

a novel based on the life of Moss Kent Dickinson

by Catherine L. Carroll

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Published by Published with the co-operation of the Rideau Valley Conservation Authority in Manotick, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dickinson, Moss Kent, 1822-1897 -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 81.

    Statementby Catherine L. Carroll.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ4.C3193 Ki, PR9199.3.C38 Ki
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 85 p. :
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4949249M
    LC Control Number76377294

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