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Cottage residences or, A series of designs for rural cottages and cottage villas, and their gardens and grounds adapted to North America ... by A. J. Downing

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Published by J. Wiley, 1860 in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Architecture, Domestic -- United States,
  • Cottages

Book details:

Edition Notes

On spine: Cottage residences and cottage grounds.

Other titlesA series of designs for rural cottages and cottage villas
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, [1], 215 p.
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21829671M

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