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6 edition of New Orleans Architecture. found in the catalog.

New Orleans Architecture.

The Cemeteries (New Orleans Architecture)

by Leonard V. Huber

  • 259 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Pelican Pub Co Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Memorials, monuments,
  • New Orleans,
  • Buildings,
  • Louisiana,
  • USA,
  • New Orleans (La.),
  • U.S. Architecture - South,
  • Architecture,
  • Buildings, structures, etc

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9410969M
    ISBN 100882890204
    ISBN 109780882890203


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