An American Almanac and Treasury of Facts, Statistical, Financial, and Political, for the Year ..., Volume 8 (Google eBook)

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Ainsworth Rand Spofford
American News Company, 1884 - Almanacs
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Page 56 - Columbia, a printed copy of the title of the book, map, chart, dramatic or musical composition, engraving, cut, print, photograph, or chromo, or a description of the painting, drawing, statue, statuary, or a model or design, for a work of the fine arts...
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