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The great houses of New Orleans

by Curt Bruce

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Orleans (La.),
  • Louisiana,
  • New Orleans.
    • Subjects:
    • Dwellings -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.,
    • Architecture, Domestic -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.,
    • New Orleans (La.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statementwritten and photographed by Curt Bruce.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA7238.N5 B78 1977
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 207 p., [2] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4902701M
      ISBN 100394407164
      LC Control Number76047932
      OCLC/WorldCa3002651

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        The history of its architecture follows the history of its people, and with this in mind, Curbed New Orleans mapped 10 homes to tour, whether you’re a local or a tourist. Read More 1. Informative, fun, Amazing to see place where scene was filmed, then seeing the scene on a monitor. You see every part of New Orleans, so many great movies were filmed in New Orleans. Some you had no idea, they were so full of information on movies. Jonathan made the time fly by, 5/ TripAdvisor reviews.

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