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Darrow, a biography

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Published by Crowell in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938,
    • Lawyers -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKevin Tierney.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF373.D35 T53
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 490 p., [8] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages490
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4716748M
      ISBN 100690014082
      LC Control Number78003319

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