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9 edition of Letters from New Orleans found in the catalog.

Letters from New Orleans

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Published by Garrett County Press in New Orleans .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Orleans (La.),
  • Louisiana,
  • New Orleans
    • Subjects:
    • Walker, Rob, 1968- -- Homes and haunts -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Anecdotes,
    • City and town life -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Anecdotes,
    • New Orleans (La.) -- Social life and customs -- Anecdotes,
    • New Orleans (La.) -- Description and travel -- Anecdotes,
    • New Orleans (La.) -- Biography -- Anecdotes

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Rob Walker.
      GenreAnecdotes., Biography
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF379.N55 W35 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3296923M
      ISBN 101891053019
      LC Control Number2004021597
      OCLC/WorldCa56591032


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