Collecting Black Americana
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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English


  • African Americans -- Collectibles.

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Edition Notes

StatementDawn E. Reno ; photographs by Donald Vogt.
LC ClassificationsNK839.3.A35 R46 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 150 p., [1] p. of plates :
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2548002M
ISBN 10051756095X
LC Control Number85029968

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