2 edition of Scottish tradition in burgh architecture. found in the catalog.
Scottish tradition in burgh architecture.
Ian G. Lindsay
|LC Classifications||NA972 .L5|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||8 p., 20 plates.|
|Number of Pages||20|
|LC Control Number||48010454|
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