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Victorian architecture; its practical aspects.

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Published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press in [Cranbury, N.J.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture, Victorian -- Great Britain

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [120]-124.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA967 .C8 1974
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p.
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5417163M
      ISBN 100838614337
      LC Control Number73009291
      OCLC/WorldCa867434

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