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Published by Da Capo Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Bulfinch, Charles, 1763-1844

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Edition Notes

Statementby Charles A. Place.
SeriesDa Capo Press series in architecture and decorative art,, v. 16, A Da Capo Press reprint edition
LC ClassificationsNA737.B8 P5 1968
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 294 p.
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5619017M
LC Control Number68027717

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