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2 edition of Mardi Gras Day found in the catalog.

Mardi Gras Day

Ralph L. Wickiser

Mardi Gras Day

by Ralph L. Wickiser

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by H. Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Louisiana,
  • New Orleans.
    • Subjects:
    • Carnival -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.,
    • Drawing, American.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Ralph Wickiser, Caroline Durieux [and] John McCrady.
      ContributionsDurieux, Caroline, 1896-1989., McCrady, John, 1911-1968.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNC1070 .W5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination87 p.
      Number of Pages87
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6029302M
      LC Control Number48005065
      OCLC/WorldCa1517926

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