10 edition of 100 years of collecting in America found in the catalog.
|Other titles||One hundred years of collecting in America.|
|Statement||by Thomas E. Norton ; foreword by Douglas Dillon.|
|LC Classifications||N5215 .N6 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||240 p. :|
|Number of Pages||240|
|ISBN 10||0810916150, 0810922916|
|LC Control Number||84071318|
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