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Philadelphia icons

Karen Ivory

Philadelphia icons

50 classic views of the City of Brotherly Love

by Karen Ivory

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Published by Globe Pequot Press in Guilford, Conn .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementKaren Ivory
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF158.37 .I95 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24412576M
ISBN 109780762760312
LC Control Number2010034472
OCLC/WorldCa601050413

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