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Mountain Charley

Elsa Jane Guerin

Mountain Charley

or, The adventures of Mrs. E. J. Guerin, who was thirteen years in male attire; an autobiography comprising a period of thirteen years life in the States, California, and Pike"s Peak.

by Elsa Jane Guerin

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Guerin, Elsa Jane.,
    • Guerin, Elsa Jane.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.),
    • Women pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.,
    • Male impersonators -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      First published in Dubuque, Iowa, in 1861.

      Other titlesAdventures of Mrs. E. J. Guerin.
      StatementWith an introd. by Fred W. Mazzulla and William Kostka.
      SeriesThe Western frontier library
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF593.G9 1968
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 112 p.
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5608233M
      LC Control Number68015671

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