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In Pursuit of Pleasure

Clarke Garrett

In Pursuit of Pleasure

Leisure in Nineteenth Century Cumberland County (Heritage Series)

by Clarke Garrett

  • 381 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Cumberland County Historical Society .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography,
  • Cumberland County (Pa.),
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11705156M
    ISBN 100963892347
    ISBN 109780963892348
    OCLC/WorldCa38517689

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