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Culture and practical power

Davin, Nicholas Flood

Culture and practical power

an address delivered at the opening of Lansdowne College, Portage La Prairie, on November 11th, 1889.

by Davin, Nicholas Flood

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Published by W. T. Mason in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lansdowne College

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination22 p.
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20238974M

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