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manor housesof England

by P. H Ditchfield

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Published by B.T. Batsford in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture, Domestic -- England

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby P. H. Ditchfield, illustrated by Sydney R. Jones.
    ContributionsJones, Sydney R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA7620
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, (1), 210 p., 1 l :
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22631687M
    LC Control Number10036009

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Hardcover. Orig. illustrated blue cloth. Teg. Very good. Jones, Sydney R. pages. 8vo, illustrated by Sydney R. Jones, copiously so; the drawings being well executed.

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