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Mrs. Astor"s horse

Walker, Stanley

Mrs. Astor"s horse

by Walker, Stanley

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Published by Frederick A. Stokes Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Social life and customs,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Stanley Walker ; with a foreword by Nunnally Johnson; with fifteen reproductions from photographs, and an index.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE169.1 .W26
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 320 p. :
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14282388M
    LC Control Number35020708

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