The handbook of British architectural styles

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Architecture -- Great Britain -- Themes, mo
Other titlesBritish architectural styles.
StatementDavid N. Durant ; illustrations by N.S. Farnell.
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p. :
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Open LibraryOL23810432M
ISBN 100712648623

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