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A guide to American antique furniture

by Gustave Adolphe Van Lennep

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Published by Macrae Smith company in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Furniture -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAmerican antique furniture.
      Statementby Gustave A. Van Lennep, jr.; with illustrations by Vida S. Van Lennep.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK2408 .V3 1937
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix p., 2 l., 15-95, [1] p.
      Number of Pages95
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6358971M
      LC Control Number37025739
      OCLC/WorldCa1321987

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