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Lighthouses around the world

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Published by Courage Books in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lighthouses -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Melissa Wagner.
    GenrePictorial works.
    ContributionsWagner, Melissa.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVK1010 .L54 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination74 p. :
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6801967M
    ISBN 100762409924
    LC Control Number00135108
    OCLC/WorldCa48470641

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    Lighthouses of the World provides gorgeous full-color photos showcasing lighthouses from around the world. From the Barnegat Lighthouse on Long Beach Island, to the ancient Kõpu Lighthouse in Estonia (first constructed in ), this book traverses continents in order to provide stunning color photography and illustration showing the many Released on: Ma The collection of lighthouses contained in the book was never meant to be comprehensive, but as time went on the list kept growing and I ended up illustrating almost every substantial light along.

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