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century of eloquence

John M. Coffee

century of eloquence

the history of Emerson College, 1880-1980

by John M. Coffee

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Published by Alternative Publications in Boston, Mass. (P.O. Box 1526, Boston 02104) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Emerson College -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby John Main Coffee, Jr. and Richard Lewis Wentworth.
    ContributionsWentworth, Richard Lewis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP95.4.U6 C63 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 661 p. :
    Number of Pages661
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3061459M
    LC Control Number82157392

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