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Published by Vernacular Architecture Group in [ ] .
Written in English

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Statementcompiled by J.T. Smith ; with the assistance of members of the Group.
LC ClassificationsMLCM 83/9968 (N)
The Physical Object
Pagination[13] leaves ; 26 cm.
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2809182M
LC Control Number83242125

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