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Tomb of Washington, at Mount Vernon.

Strickland, William

Tomb of Washington, at Mount Vernon.

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Published by Carey and Hart in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mount Vernon

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAmerican culture series -- 120.12.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. ¾., [5]-76 p.
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17494170M
    OCLC/WorldCa6831760


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