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2 edition of tour of the garden district found in the catalog.

tour of the garden district

LeBreton, Dagmar Renshaw Mrs.

tour of the garden district

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Published in New Orleans .
Written in English

  • New Orleans (La.),
  • Louisiana,
  • New Orleans.
    • Subjects:
    • Gardens -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.,
    • New Orleans (La.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Map on p. [2] of cover.

      Statementby Dagmar Renshaw LeBreton, Ethel Wight Usher [and] Marcelle Péret.
      ContributionsUsher, Ethel Mae (Wight) Mrs., Péret, Marcelle, 1898- illus.
      LC ClassificationsF379.N5 L4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination31 p.
      Number of Pages31
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6435555M
      LC Control Number42013701

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