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Gems of the Centennial exhibition

George T. Ferris

Gems of the Centennial exhibition

consisting of illustrated descriptions of objects of an artistic character, in the exhibits of the United States, Great Britain, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Belgium, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Hungary, Russia, Japan, China, Egypt, Turkey, India, etc., etc., at the Philadelphia International Exhibition of 1876

by George T. Ferris

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Published by Appleton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Decorative arts -- Exhibitions

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 164 p. :
    Number of Pages164
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14703438M
    LC Control Number12012342

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