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Published by published by the author in St. Albans [England] .
Written in English


  • Dwellings -- England.,
  • Historic buildings -- England.,
  • Hotels -- England.,
  • Signs and signboards.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Charles Robert Swift, introduction by George Harcourt, foreword by Sir W. Gurney Benham.
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 47 p.
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22916298M

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