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2 edition of Newport historic guide. found in the catalog.

Newport historic guide.

Earl Washburn

Newport historic guide.

by Earl Washburn

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Published by D. Washburn in [Newport? R.I.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Newport (R.I.),
  • Rhode Island,
  • Newport
    • Subjects:
    • Historic buildings -- Rhode Island -- Newport -- Guidebooks,
    • Newport (R.I.) -- Guidebooks,
    • Newport (R.I.) -- History

    • Edition Notes

      GenreGuidebooks.
      ContributionsWashburn, Delphine.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF89.N5 W18 1963
      The Physical Object
      Pagination63 p. :
      Number of Pages63
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5890551M
      LC Control Number63024797
      OCLC/WorldCa3444232

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