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Secrets of the City

Unknown Stories Behind the Real New York

by Marjorie Palmer

  • 38 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Silver Lining .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel - United States,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Museums, Tours, Points of Interest,
  • Travel,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • NY CITY/LONG ISLAND - NYC LITERATURE,
  • Travel / Museums, Tours, Points of Interest,
  • Biography,
  • Anecdotes,
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • Pictorial works

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8013340M
    ISBN 100760731950
    ISBN 109780760731956
    OCLC/WorldCa51735387

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