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The architecture of New York City

histories and views of important structures, sites, and symbols

by Donald M. Reynolds

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Published by Macmillan, Collier Macmillan in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York.
    • Subjects:
    • Symbolism in architecture -- New York (State) -- New York.,
    • Buildings -- New York (State) -- New York.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Donald M. Reynolds.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA735.N5 R49 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 339 p. :
      Number of Pages339
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3183958M
      ISBN 100026024004
      LC Control Number83026736

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