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Published by The Commssion in [New York] .
Written in English


  • Zoning -- New York, N.Y.,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Plazas,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- City planning

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Edition Notes

StatementCity of New York, New York City Planning Commission.
Series[Publication] - NYC DCP -- 75.08
LC ClassificationsNA9070 N48 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination50 p. :
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19366770M

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