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Legendary ladies of Texas

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Published by E-Heart Press in Dallas .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas,
  • Texas.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Texas -- Folklore.,
    • Women -- Texas -- Biography.,
    • Legends -- Texas.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Francis Edward Abernethy.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesPublications of the Texas Folklore Society ;, no. 43
      ContributionsAbernethy, Francis Edward.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR1 .T4 no. 43, GR110.T5 .T4 no. 43
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 224 p. :
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4121928M
      ISBN 100935014012, 0935014020
      LC Control Number80068402

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