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Growing up Guggenheim

Peter Lawson-Johnston

Growing up Guggenheim

a personal history of a family enterprise

by Peter Lawson-Johnston

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Published by ISI Books in Wilmington, DE .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPeter Lawson-Johnston ; foreword by Josiah Bunting III.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCT
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 152 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22629440M
ISBN 101932236570

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