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An opinionated guide to San Francisco

Franz T. Hansell

An opinionated guide to San Francisco

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Published by Comstock Editions in Sausalito .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • San Francisco (Calif.) -- Guidebooks

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFranz T. Hansell ; photos by Chazz Sutphen.
    GenreGuidebooks.
    ContributionsSutphen, Chazz.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination276 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22955203M
    OCLC/WorldCa9052429

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