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Early history of the University of Pennsylvania from its origin to the year 1827

George B. Wood

Early history of the University of Pennsylvania from its origin to the year 1827

by George B. Wood

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Published in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • University of Pennsylvania,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Mode of access: Internet.

    ContributionsStone, Frederick D. (Frederick Dawson), 1841-1897
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLD4529 .W8 1896
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 275 p. :
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25599794M
    LC Control Number16001445
    OCLC/WorldCa1203122

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