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Church architecture

Church architecture

plans, elevations, and views of twenty-one churches and two school-houses

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Published by A.J. Bicknell in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. New Haven, Conn. : Research Publications, 1973. On 1 microfilm reel with other titles ; 35 mm. (American architectural books ; reel 108, no. 1414).

Statementby Frederick Clarke Withers.
SeriesAmerican architectural books ;, reel 108, no. 1414.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 69000 (N)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxxi, [47] p., 51 leaves of plates
Number of Pages51
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2785609M
LC Control Number83211447

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