The Americans

by Frank, Robert

"Robert Frank he sucked a sad poem out of America onto film, taking rank among the tragic poets of the world. To Robert Frank I now give this message. You got eyes." -- Jack Kerouac, from the preface

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Americans [SIGNED - 1959 GROVE PRESS 1ST EDITION - FINE COPY IN FINE DUST JACKET]

by Frank, Robert

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1959
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Fine
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First Edition
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New York: Grove Press, 1959. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. The Americans. Robert Frank. Introduction by Jack Kerouac. Grove Press, New York, 1959. 180 pp. Unpaginated. Oblong quarto. First edition. Clothbound in photo-illustrated dustjacket. 83 Black-and-white reproductions. SIGNED/INSCRIBED "Robert Frank / NYC Nov. 30. 96. / To Rob ..." (also included is a notarized letter written by the… Read more
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THE AMERICANS

by FRANK, ROBERT

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1959
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FIRST
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GROVE, 1959. A FINE FIRST EDITION IN VERY GOOD DUST JACKET. INSCRIBED BY GORDON PARKS. Signed. FIRST.
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The Americans.

by FRANK, Robert.

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1959
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New York: Grove Press,, 1959. First US edition, originally published in France on 15 May 1958 by Robert Delpire as part of its Encyclopédie Essentielle series. In the French edition Frank's photographs were accompanied by text by authors such as Simone de Beauvoir, Erskine Caldwell, William Faulkner, Henry Miller and John Steinbeck. In this edition the photos are not… Read more
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The Americans: 81 Contact Sheets

by FRANK, Robert

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2009
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All elements fine.
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Tokyo: Yugensha, 2009. All elements fine.. Deluxe Edition. Loose plates in portfolio and box. Number 34 of 300 numbered copies. Sumptuous publication by Kazuhiko Motomura, compiling 81 contact sheets Robert Frank used in production of The Americans. Plates measure 20 1/4 x 16- 5/8 inches and are wrapped in custom Japanese paper and laid into a silver folder… Read more
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The Americans

by Frank, Robert

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(1959)
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Grove Press, New York , (1959). 7.25 in. x 8 in., Cloth, Unnumbered pages, substantial fading at spine. Introduction by Jack Kerouac. The First American edition of Frank's groundbreaking approach to documentary photography. This edition appeared one year after the publication of the French edition which does not feature Kerouac's introduction. Stuart Alexander, who produced an extensive bibliography on… Read more
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THE AMERICANS.; Introduction by Jack Kerouac

by Frank, Robert

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1969
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Revised and Enlarged Edition
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NY: Grossman Publishers, An Aperture Book, 1969. Revised and Enlarged Edition. Hardcover. Frank, Robert. Oblong 8vo., vi pp., plus numerous b&w photos, captions opposite. A fine copy in the near fine photo-illustrated dust jacket. The small, neat signature stamp of Allan Winer, photographer and former administrator of the Visual Studies Workshop is on the top corner of the blank… Read more
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The Americans

by FRANK, Robert

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1968
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New York: Aperture and The Museum of Modern Art, 1968. Softcover. Fine. First revised edition, and first paperbound edition. Introduction by Jack Kerouac. Oblong octavo. Photographic wrappers. Endpapers a trifle foxed, just about fine. Grossman Publishers' label on the rear wrap.
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The Americans

by FRANK, Robert

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1969
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fine
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New York: Aperture, 1969. hardcover. fine/near fine. Robert Frank. Introduction by Jack Kerouac. Illustrated with many beautiful black & white photographs by Frank. Small oblong 4to, black cloth, d.w., glassine (price clipped and a few small wrinkles). New York: Aperture/Grossman, 1969. Revised and enlarged, this is the 2nd American edition. A fine copy in a near fine dust… Read more
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The Americans

by [PHOTOGRAPHY] FRANK, Robert (born 1924) and KEROUAC, Jack (1922-1969)

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New York, NY: Grossman Publishers / Aperture, 1969. 83 Photographs by Robert Frank with an introduction by Jack Kerouac. Revised and Enlarged Edition of Frank's classic, moving photo-portrait of American life, from drive-ins, diners and Angels through cowboys, casinos and cocktails. Oblong octavo, unpaginated. Publisher's black cloth titled in gilt, in photographic dust-wrapper priced at $8.50. Book is near… Read more
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The Americans.

by FRANK, Robert (photographer); KEROUAC, Jack (introduction).

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New York, Grossman Publishers, An Aperture Book, 1969. . Revised & enlarged edition; small 4to (185 x 205 mm.); photographic illustrations including movie stills by Robert Frank; publisher's black cloth, photographic dust-jacket, price-clipped, minor superficial rubbing, but overall very good. A great copy in the neatly price-clipped dust jacket of this important photographic work by… Read more
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The Americans

by Robert Frank

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1959
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"Possibly the most important photobook of the 20th century." LC# 59-13885 1959. oblong 8vo, black cloth, gold gilt lettering on spine, illustrated, unpaginated. 6 page introduction by Jack Kerouac. Ex-library (shelving mark on spine, no library stickers or marks inside). Binding is worn and faded, board showing at corners, about 10 loose pages, crayon marks on end flyleaf, page edges slightly… Read more
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Americans [2008 Steidl 1ST EDITION WITH RED BAND]

by Frank, Robert

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2008
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First Thus
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Steidl, 2008. First Thus. Hardcover. New/new. Gottingen, Germany: Gerhard Steidl Druckerei Und Verlag, 2008. Hardcover in pictorial dust jacket and red wrap-around band. First Edition, First Printing. 180 pages with numerous black and white photographic images.50th-Anniversary Edition of the photographer's classic. Photographs by Robert Frank. Introductory Essay by Jack Kerouac. Book Condition: New/Fine copy in fine dust jacket… Read more
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THE AMERICANS

by FRANK, ROBERT

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1969
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GROSSMAN, 1969. A FINE FIRST EDITION IN VERY GOOD DUST JACKET. OWNER INSCRIPTION. four closed tears not price clipped.. First Thus.
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The Americans

by Frank, Robert

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1978
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Reprint
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New York: Aperture, 1978. Reprint. Hardcover. Oblong 8vo. 176, (177-181)pp. Introduction by Jack Kerouac. All 83 of Frank's images in their original sequence. Publisher's black boards, silver lettering to spine in white photo-illustrated dustjacket. LIght foxing to upper page edges in near fine dustjacket (price-clipped; slight creasing to spine head). Frank's groundbreaking work was first published in 1958 and… Read more
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Americans

by Frank, Robert

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9783865216571
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STEIDL. Used - Good.
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The Americans (Museum of Modern Art Edition)

by Frank, Robert

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Aperture, Inc. Collectible - Good. Condition: Good +; Spine is creased. Trade Paperback
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The Americans

by FRANK, Robert

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1969
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New York: Aperture, 1969. First revised and enlarged edition. Softcover. This remains one of the most important and influential photography books of the 20th century. This version features several pages of film strips from Frank's work in movies during the 1960s. A close to near fine copy in wrappers with a small crease to the bottom corner of the… Read more
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The Americans

by Robert Frank

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1969
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Good
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Second Edition
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Revised and enlarged second edition issued in 1969. In good condition, red remainder slash at bottom edge, black cloth boards with light wear at spine ends, all pages clean with several pages with light wrinkling and creasing, in good dust jacket, closed tear at back panel, wear at spine ends and edges, price tag from 1975 on front panel, $8.50… Read more
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The Americans

by Frank, Robert

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2008
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1st thus
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9783865215840
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Gottingen GR: Steidl, 2008. 1st thus. Hardcover. Very Good. Gottingen GR, Steidl, 1st thus, 2008, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Hardcover. Illustrated throughout in b&w. Clean, unmarked copy with only minor wear to dust jacket. 180 pages with numerous black and white photographic images. 50th-Anniversary Edition of the photographer's classic. Photographs by Robert Frank. Introductory Essay… Read more
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The Americans

by Frank, Robert

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Used - Very Good
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9780893810337
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Aperture Book. Used - Very Good. 1978. Hardcover. 1978 edition. Cloth with dj. Dj slightly sunned, some shelfwear. Very Good. (Subject: Photography).
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The Americans; Photographs by Robert Frank.

by Frank, Robert with an introduction by Jack Kerouac

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1978
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Fine
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9780893810337
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New York: Aperture, 1978. Hardcover. Fine/near fine. Bound in the publisher's original cloth covered boards. Lightly rubbed extremities of dust jacket. Very light toning at top and bottom edges of dust jacket panels. Profusely illustrated.
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The Americans

by Frank, Robert

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1969
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Fine copy
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2nd ed.
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New York: Aperture / MOMA. Fine copy. 1969. 2nd ed.. softcover. Oblong 8vo, unpag., Revised and enlarged edition with an introduction by Jack Kerouac .
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The Americans

by Frank, Robert

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1978
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Very Good/Very Good
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Reprint.
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9780893810337
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New York: Aperture, Inc. Very Good/Very Good. 1978. Reprint.. Hardcover. 0893810339 179pp. Black cloth oblong hardcover with white spine title, page edges show foxing, dustjacket has minimal edge-wear and slight interior foxing. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall B2 .
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The Americans

by Frank, Robert, 1924-2019

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1978
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VG, some spotting on top edge, insides pages clean and tight
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9780893810337
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Millerton, N.Y.: Aperture, 1978. Hardcover. VG, some spotting on top edge, insides pages clean and tight. Glossy illustrated dj; black cloth boards. 176 pp : chiefly illustrations. "...when Frank made his epic journey across America in the mid-fifties, at the wheel of a secondhand car, what he saw and recorded was a world largely unimagined by the serious… Read more
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The Americans

by Frank, Robert

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Chequamegon Book Company
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1997
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Fine
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9783931141806
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New York: Scalo Publishers, 1997 179 pages. introduction by Jack Kerouac. Originally published by Robert Delpire, Paris, 1958, and by Grove Press, New York 1959." This is the third Scalo edition 1998. rear panel of dj shows very slight rubbing (dj now in mylar protector). . Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 9 3/4 x 8 5/8".
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The Americans

by Robert Frank

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Jay W. Nelson, Bookseller
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1978
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Near Fine
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9780893810337
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Aperture, 1978. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Slight browning and couple tiny tears to jacket. .
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The Americans

by Frank, Robert

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1993
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Third Edition
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9781881616122
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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Power House Books, 1993. Introduction by Jack Kerouac.. Third Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good+.
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The Americans

by ROBERT FRANK

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June 2008
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The Americans

by Robert Frank (Photographer), Jack Kerouac (Introduction)

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1978-12-31
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9780893810337
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Aperture Monograph, 1978-12-31. Hardcover. Used:Good.
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The Americans

by Frank, Robert

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1994
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2nd Edition
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Scalo, 1994. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. Second (2nd) hardcover edition, in fine condition with a near fine dust jacket. .
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The Americans

by Robert Frank

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1978-12-31
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9780893810337
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Aperture Book, 1978-12-31. Hardcover. Good.
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The Americans

by Frank, Robert

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1993
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Near Fine
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Second Scalo Edition
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9781881616122
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New York: Scalo Publishers, 1993. 179pp. Stiff pictorial wraps. A touch of corner wear, otherwise like new. "In this volume of 83 deeply moving and unconventional photographs, Robert Frank portrays the shops, funeral parlors, and Fourth of July jamborees, of picnics, newsstands, crap tables, cocktail parties, jam sessions, and the drive-in movies. Here is the face of America illuminated… Read more
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The Americans

by Frank, Robert

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Random House Inc . Used - Very Good. Light to moderate… Read more
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The Americans

by Frank, Robert [photographs by]; Kerouac, Jack [introduction by]

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1978
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9780893810337
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New York: Aperture, Inc, 1978. Hardcover. Oblong Quarto; VG/VG-; off-white spine with black text; dust jacket shows mild toning to exterior; lightly curled edges; cloth has modest minimal exterior wear; strong, straight boards; text block has light to exterior edges; tight binding; interior clean; profusely illustrated with black and white photographs; pp 176. 1342922. FP New Rockville Stock. … Read more
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The Roman Way by Hamilton, Edith

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