The Cornelius Vanderbilts of the Breakers
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The Cornelius Vanderbilts of the Breakers A family retrospective [exhibition] May 27-October 1, 1995 by Armin B. Allen

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Published by Preservation Society of Newport County .
Written in English


  • Art collections,
  • Breakers (Newport, R.I.),
  • Family,
  • Vanderbilt family,
  • Vanderbilt, Cornelius

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages117
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11730562M
ISBN 100964688808
ISBN 109780964688803

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