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Characteristically American

by Ralph Barton Perry

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Published by Perry Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • History / General,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9891475M
    ISBN 101406757675
    ISBN 109781406757675

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It considers the popularity of the Egyptian Revival style of architecture during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in the United States.

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