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Pikes peek or bust

Earl Wilson

Pikes peek or bust

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Published by Doubleday & company, inc. in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Wit and humor,
    • Entertainers -- United States -- Anecdotes

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Earl Wilson ; illustrations by John Groth.
      ContributionsGroth, John, 1908-, Emerich, Ira, former owner., MacAdams, William, collector., Ben Hecht Research Collection (Newberry Library)
      LC ClassificationsPN6161 .W5647
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 250 p. :
      Number of Pages250
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6499489M
      LC Control Number46007131

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