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Philip, or, The Mollie"s secret

Patrick Justin McMahon

Philip, or, The Mollie"s secret

a tale of the coal regions

by Patrick Justin McMahon

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Published by H.L. Kilner in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Patrick Justin McMahon.
The Physical Object
Pagination578 p. ;
Number of Pages578
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17529893M
OCLC/WorldCa2353215

Beside Derrick Sterling, that hot summer afternoon, sat Paul Evert, a slender, delicate boy with a fine head set above a deformed body. He did not seem much more than half as large as Derrick, though he was but a few months younger, and his great wistful eyes held a . Miners' wages and the cost of coal: an inquiry into the wages system in the bituminous coal industry and its effects on coal costs and coal conservation / (New York [etc.]: McGraw-Hill Book Company, inc., ), by Isador Lubin (page images at HathiTrust).


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