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Period houses and their detail

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Architectural Press, Whitney Library of Design , London, New York
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration., Architecture -- Details., Architecture -- Eng
Other titlesArchitectural review.
Statementedited by Colin Amery.
ContributionsAmery, Colin,
LC ClassificationsNA2840 .A45 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p., [112] leaves of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20346588M
ISBN 100823074188

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