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American architectural books a list of books, portfolios, and pamphlets on architecture and related subjects published in America before 1895 by Henry Russell Hitchcock

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Published by Martino Pub. in Mansfield Centre, Conn .
Written in English



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  • Architecture -- Bibliography,
  • Architecture -- United States -- Bibliography

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Statementby Henry-Russell Hitchcock.
LC ClassificationsZ5941 .H67 2003, NA2500 .H67 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3684036M
ISBN 101578984505
LC Control Number2003044581

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