Museums of Southern California
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Published by Peregrine Smith Books in Salt Lake City .
Written in English



  • California, Southern


  • Museums -- California, Southern -- Guidebooks.,
  • California, Southern -- Guidebooks.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementSara LeBien.
LC ClassificationsAM12.C2 L43 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 242 p., [2] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2036253M
ISBN 100879053259
LC Control Number88012424

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