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2 edition of 18th century homes. found in the catalog.

18th century homes.

Geffrye Museum.

18th century homes.

by Geffrye Museum.

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Published by Inner London Education Authority .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Plates perforated to allow removal.

The Physical Object
Pagination4p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19007084M

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