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Published by Vernacular Architecture Forum in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Vernacular architecture -- United States -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Vernacular architecture -- Great Britain -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementCamille Wells, editor.
ContributionsWells, Camille., Vernacular Architecture Forum.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA705
The Physical Object
Pagination237 p. :
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18831080M

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