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epic of New York City

by Edward Robb Ellis

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Published by Kodansha International in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • New York (N.Y.) -- History.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdward Robb Ellis ; drawings by Jeanyee Wong.
      ContributionsWong, Jeanyee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF128.3 .E65 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination640 p. :
      Number of Pages640
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL679000M
      ISBN 101568362048
      LC Control Number97025483

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