English Country Houses Caroline, 1625-1685 by Oliver Hill

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Published by Antique Collectors" Club .

Written in English

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  • Architecture,
  • History of art & design styles: c 1600 to c 1800,
  • England,
  • 17th-18th Century Architecture,
  • Domestic,
  • Manors,
  • Architecture, Caroline,
  • Classicism in architecture,
  • Country homes

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8294137M
ISBN 100907462782
ISBN 109780907462781

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