The Story of Colborne Lodge
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Published by Ryrie Bros. in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Howard, John G. -- 1803-1890.,
  • Historic buildings -- Ontario -- Toronto.,
  • Colborne Lodge (Toronto, Ont.)

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Edition Notes

SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 85243
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (11 fr.)
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20836300M
ISBN 100665852436

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