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The boys" life of Edison

Meadowcroft, Wm. H.

The boys" life of Edison

by Meadowcroft, Wm. H.

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Published by Harper & brothers in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Edison, Thomas A. 1847-1931 -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William H. Meadowcroft with autobiographical notes by Mr. Edison; edited by George S. Carhart.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesHarper"s modern classics
    ContributionsCarhart, George S., ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK140.E3 M5 1929
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 289 p.
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6731020M
    LC Control Number29016949
    OCLC/WorldCa4585672

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