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2 edition of book of Philadelphia found in the catalog.

book of Philadelphia

Shackleton, Robert

book of Philadelphia

by Shackleton, Robert

  • 322 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by The Penn publishing company in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert Shackleton ... illustrated with photographs and with drawings by R. L. Boyer and Herbert Pullinger.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. l., 413 p.
    Number of Pages413
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13543499M

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