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Louis of New Orleans

Frances Cavanah

Louis of New Orleans

by Frances Cavanah

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Published by David McKay company in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Illustrated lining-papers in color.

Statementby Frances Cavanah, illustrated by Leonard Weisgard.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.C28 Lo
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p.
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6418290M
LC Control Number41010778
OCLC/WorldCa6116838

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This book is in Louis's own words, and you will love his humble, frank, and charming remembrances of family, friends, food, music, and old New Orleans. I fell in love with this sweet, genuine man. For anyone who is interested in a self -made man's musical quest, history or just a touchingly original narrative, read this short by: An amazing read.

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