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The gardens of Kijkuit

by Welles Bosworth

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Published by John D. Rockefeller?] in [S.l .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kijkuit Gardens (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Kijkuit Gardens (N.Y.)

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[text by Welles Bosworth ; photos by Arnold Genthe].
      ContributionsGenthe, Arnold, 1869-1942.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB466.U7 K553 1919
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[115] p., (p. [115] on folded leaf) :
      Number of Pages115
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2942234M
      LC Control Number84181045

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