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4 edition of Old New England houses found in the catalog.

Old New England houses

by Albert G. Robinson

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Weathervane Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture, Domestic -- New England,
  • Architecture, Colonial,
  • Architecture -- New England

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1920 ed. published by C. Scribner"s Sons, New York

    Statementby Albert G. Robinson ; with many illustrations from the author"s unique collection of photographs
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29 p., [38] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16407269M
    ISBN 100517174499
    LC Control Number75037149

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