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Restoration of classical buildings. --

Gorham Phillips Stevens

Restoration of classical buildings. --

by Gorham Phillips Stevens

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Published by American School of Classical Studies at Athens in Princeton (N.J.) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conservation and restoration,
  • Architecture,
  • Roman Architecture,
  • Greek Architecture

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title: Classical buildings.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination49 p. :
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26568672M

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