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Purple mountain majesties the story of Katharine Lee Bates and America the beautiful by Barbara Younger

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Published by Dutton Children"s Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Bates, Katharine Lee, 1859-1929 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Bates, Katharine Lee, 1859-1929.,
  • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Authors, American.,
  • Women -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Barbara Younger ; illustrated by Stacey Schuett.
ContributionsSchuett, Stacey, ill.
LC ClassificationsPS1077.B4 Z96 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL353229M
ISBN 100525456538
LC Control Number98012884

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