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The Shell book of the home in Britain

decoration, design, and construction of vernacular interiors, 1500-1850

by Ayres, James.

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Published by Faber & Faber in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture, Domestic -- Great Britain.,
    • Interior architecture -- Great Britain.,
    • Vernacular architecture -- Great Britain.,
    • Decoration and ornament -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames Ayres.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA7328 .A9
      The Physical Object
      Pagination253 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3926127M
      ISBN 100571116256
      LC Control Number81670125

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