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Published by H.N. Abrams in New York .
Written in English



  • New York (State),
  • New York.,
  • New York


  • New York Public Library.,
  • Library resources -- New York (State) -- New York.,
  • Rare books -- New York (State) -- New York -- Bibliography.,
  • Manuscripts -- New York (State) -- New York.,
  • Printed ephemera -- New York (State) -- New York.

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Edition Notes

StatementMarshall B. Davidson in collaboration with Bernard McTigue ; original photography by Jonathan Wallen.
ContributionsDavidson, Marshall B., McTigue, Bernard.
LC ClassificationsZ733.N63 N45 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination304 p. :
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2528019M
ISBN 100810913542
LC Control Number88003323

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