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Piasa

Perry A. Armstrong

Piasa

or, The Devil among the Indians.

by Perry A. Armstrong

  • 112 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by E. B. Fletcher, printer in Morris, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alton (Ill.)
    • Subjects:
    • Picture-writing, Indian.,
    • Indians of North America -- Folklore.,
    • Alton (Ill.) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      An account of certain pictographs formerly existing near Alton, Illinois, with various theories of their origin.

      Other titlesThe Devil among the Indians.
      StatementBy Hon. P. A. Armstrong ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE98.P6 A7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p.
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6917524M
      LC Control Number02015506
      OCLC/WorldCa2466030

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      The Polish Review is a peer-reviewed scholarly quarterly, published without pause since by the Polish Institute of Arts and Sciences of America. We publish scholarly articles dealing with all aspects of Polish culture, as well as, on occasion, translations of important Polish literature. Lookup Businesses, Phone Numbers, Store Locations, Hours & more in Piasa, IL. Whitepages is the largest and most trusted online phone book and directory.

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