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Houses of Britain The Outside View by John Prizeman

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Published by Quiller Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Residential buildings, domestic buildings,
  • Woodworking,
  • International Architecture - British,
  • Architecture,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Domestic,
  • General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8729277M
ISBN 101899163670
ISBN 109781899163670

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