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    • Title: Artistic houses : being a series of interior views of a number of the most beautiful and celebrated homes in the United States : with a description of the art treasures contained therein.
      • Description: 1 v. (variously paged) : ill. ; 53 cm.
      • Citation: Brooklyn Museum Libraries. Special Collections
      • Imprint: New York : printed for the subscribers by D. Appleton & Co., 1883.
      • Date: 1883
      • Call Number: NA7207 Ar7
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