2 edition of Chart of the history of English furniture and domestic architecture. found in the catalog.
Chart of the history of English furniture and domestic architecture.
Thomas Harold Bickel
Bibliography: p. 71-
|Other titles||English furniture and domestic architecture.|
|LC Classifications||NK2528 .B5|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||71,  p.|
|Number of Pages||71|
|LC Control Number||54036474|
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