Old houses of New England by Knowlton Mixer

Cover of: Old houses of New England | Knowlton Mixer

Published by Macmillan in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • New England.

Subjects:

  • Historic buildings -- New England,
  • Architecture, Domestic -- New England,
  • Architecture, Colonial

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Knowlton Mixer; photographs by the author except as otherwise noted.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA7210 .M5
The Physical Object
Paginationxx p. 1 l., 346 p. incl. front., illus.
Number of Pages346
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6707622M
LC Control Number27023395
OCLC/WorldCa610841

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