Statues of Abraham Lincoln
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Statues of Abraham Lincoln Jeff Adams by Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection

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Written in English


  • Buildings, structures,
  • American Bronze sculpture,
  • Statues,
  • Monuments,
  • Presidents,
  • Large-scale sculpture,
  • Presidents in art

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Edition Notes

Other titlesJeff Adams
The Physical Object
Pagination2 pieces on 2 leaves :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25506068M

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