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unromantic castle

John Summerson

unromantic castle

and other essays : with 238 illustrations

by John Summerson

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Thames and Hudson in (London) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementJohn Summerson.
The Physical Object
Pagination288p. :
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22582970M
ISBN 100500341125

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