|Other titles||Visit to the Russians at Fort Ross in 1828, Rare Book Collection.|
|Statement||an episode from the narrative op [sic] Auguste Bernard Duhaut-Cilly ; translated from the French by Charles Franklin Carter.|
|LC Classifications||F870.R9 B4|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||14,  p. ;|
|Number of Pages||14|
|LC Control Number||52020942|
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