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Published by Barron"s in [New York .
Written in English



  • New York (State),
  • New York.


  • Banks and banking -- New York (State) -- New York.,
  • Historic buildings -- New York (State) -- New York.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesBarron"s, the national financial weekly.
LC ClassificationsHG2613.N5 F5
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p.l., 16 pl.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6342994M
LC Control Number36024512

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