Confederate gray the story of Traveller, General Robert Lee"s favorite horse. by Harriet Hinsdale

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Published by R.R. Smith in Peterborough, N.H .

Written in English

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  • Traveller (Horse)

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Bibliography: p. 90-102.

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LC ClassificationsQL795.H7 H5
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Pagination 102 p.
Number of Pages102
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Open LibraryOL5885046M
LC Control Number63017173

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