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Published by Rizzoli in New York .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Gothic revival (Architecture) -- Great Britain,
  • Gothic revival (Architecture),
  • Arts and crafts movement

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Edition Notes

StatementPeter Davey.
LC ClassificationsNA966 .D37 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p. :
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4118028M
ISBN 100847803538
LC Control Number80051623

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