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4 edition of Lighting in America found in the catalog.

Lighting in America

Lawrence S. Cooke

Lighting in America

from colonial rushlights to Victorian chandeliers

by Lawrence S. Cooke

  • 113 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Main Street/Universe Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lamps -- United States -- History,
  • Lighting -- United States -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Lawrence S. Cooke.
    SeriesAntiques magazine library ; 4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 p. :
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23253321M
    ISBN 100876632533, 0876639244

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