Modern cottage architecture, illustrated from works of well-known architects

by Maurice Bingham Adams

Publisher: B. T. Batsford in London

Written in English
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  • Architecture, Domestic -- England,
  • Cottages

Edition Notes

Statemented., with an introductory essay on cottage building and notes on the subjects, by Maurice B. Adams, fifty examples reproduced from drawings, with the plan of each.
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. l., 29, [1] p.
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24177096M
OCLC/WorldCa27121980

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