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Published by Save Britain"s Heritage in London .
Written in English


  • Historic buildings -- England -- London -- Conservation and restoration.

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ContributionsSave Britain"s Heritage.
LC ClassificationsNA109.G7
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Pagination(26)leaves :
Number of Pages26
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Open LibraryOL19317523M

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