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Mardi Gras New Orleans by Henri Schindler

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Published by Flammarion in New York .
Written in English



  • New Orleans (La.),
  • Louisiana,
  • New Orleans


  • Carnival -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History,
  • New Orleans (La.) -- Social life and customs

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementHenri Schindler.
LC ClassificationsGT4211.N4 S35 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL679841M
ISBN 102080136151
LC Control Number97026362

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