Historic Houses of the Hudson River Valley by Gregory Long

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Published by Rizzoli International Publications .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • History - General,
  • Architecture,
  • Domestic,
  • U.S. Architecture - General,
  • Architecture / General,
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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8247948M
ISBN 100847826562
ISBN 109780847826568

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