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Yankee from Olympus

Catherine Drinker Bowen

Yankee from Olympus

Justice Holmes and his family

by Catherine Drinker Bowen

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Published by Book-of-the-Month Club in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1841-1935.,
    • Judges -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCatherine Drinker Bowen ; with a new introd. by Louis Auchincloss and ill. selected specially for this ed.
      SeriesThe American past, American past.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF8745.H6 B65 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxix, 492 p., [14] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages492
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4135041M
      LC Control Number80112815

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