Hollow folk

  • 215 Pages
  • 4.15 MB
  • English
Thomas Y. Crowell Company , New York
Appalachians (People), Blue Ridge Mount


Blue Ridge Mount

About the Edition

A study of Colvin hollow, Needles hollow, Oakton hollow, Rigby hollow and Briarsville in the Blue Ridge.

Statementby Mandel Sherman and Thomas R. Henry.
ContributionsHenry, Thomas Robert, 1893- joint author.
LC ClassificationsF210 .S53
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 215 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6286970M
LC Control Number33006580

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