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The fifty best historic American houses

Ralph E. Carpenter

The fifty best historic American houses

Colonial and Federal, now furnished and open to the public.

by Ralph E. Carpenter

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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Historic buildings -- United States -- Guidebooks.,
    • Dwellings -- United States -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesA Mowbra Hall Press book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE159 .C3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p.
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6178199M
      LC Control Number55010288

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