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Stories and sketches of Chicago

an interesting, entertaining, and instructive sketch history of the wonderful city "by the sea"

by J. B. McClure

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Published by Rhodes & McClure in Chicago .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by J.B. McClure
The Physical Object
Pagination197 p. :
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24632180M
OCLC/WorldCa45668661

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Hattie Tyng Griswold (Janu - Janu ) was an American author from wrote many stories, sketches, and poems. Born in Boston, Griswold relocated with her family to Columbus, Wisconsin, in , where, in the course of time, she married, raised her children, and did much of her work as an home was a meeting place of many of Born: Hattie Tyng, Janu , Boston, . This grand collection of Mark Twain's short stories contains his famous humorous tales, children's stories, satires, and other sketches written in his recognizable witty style: The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, and Other Sketches The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County Aurelia's Unfortunate Young Man A Complaint about Correspondents, Dated in San .

Most children's books contain illustrations to go along with the text. It helps engage younger children more readily and lets them follow the action with ease. Because they are tied so closely to the story, they need to be planned out carefully and drawn with a close eye on the text that accompanies them. It often.   The 13 Best Chicago-Centric Books By Staff in Arts & Entertainment on. Mar 4, PM. From newspaper columnists to essayists, historians to comic book artists, fiction writers to poets and.


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