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The home book of Western humor

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English

  • American wit and humor.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited, with an introduction, by Phillip H. Ault.
    LC ClassificationsPN6231.W4 A8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 364 p.
    Number of Pages364
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5540516M
    LC Control Number67018223

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