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Published by University of Delaware Press, Associated University Presses in Newark, London .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910 -- Catalogs.,
  • Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910.,
  • Sculptors -- United States -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

StatementLewis I. Sharp.
SeriesAn American art journal/Kennedy Galleries book
ContributionsWard, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910.
LC ClassificationsNB237.W2 A4 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination300 p. :
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2846556M
ISBN 100874132533
LC Control Number84008664

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