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key to Uncle Tom"s cabin presenting the original facts and documents upon which the story is founded : together with corroborative statements verifying the truth of the work by Harriet Beecher Stowe

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Published by Clarke, Beeton, and Co., Thomas Bosworth in London .
Written in English


  • Stowe, Harriet Beecher, -- 1811-1896,
  • Slaves -- United States -- Social conditions,
  • Uncle Tom (Fictitious character)

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Edition Notes

Statementby Harriet Beecher Stowe ...
ContributionsSalisbury, Beeton and Co.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 508 p. ;
Number of Pages508
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21363926M

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