|Statement||by Edward Hitchcock|
|Series||Selected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 15005|
|Contributions||Berkshire Medical Institution (Pittsfield, Mass.), Lyceum of Natural History (Pittsfield, Mass.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||32|
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