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    • Title: The collection of American silhouette portraits / cut by August Edouart.
      • Author: Edouart, Augustin-Amant-Constant-Fidèle, 1789-1861.
      • Description: 183 p., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 23 cm.
      • Citation: Brooklyn Museum Library Collection
      • Imprint: New York : Wm. H. van Benthuysen, 1913.
      • Date: 1913
      • Call Number: N200 Ed6 V59
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