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description of the city of New York with a brief account of the cities, towns, villages, and places of resort within thirty miles: designed as a guide for citizens and strangers ... by O. L. Holley

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Published by J. Disturnell in New York .
Written in English



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StatementEd. by O. L. Holley.
LC ClassificationsF128.44 .H74
The Physical Object
Pagination114, [2] p.
Number of Pages114
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6906383M
LC Control Number01014365

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