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Scottish tradition in burgh architecture.

Ian G. Lindsay

Scottish tradition in burgh architecture.

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Published by Pub. for the Saltire Society [by] T. Nelson in [Edinburgh] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- Scotland.,
    • City planning -- Scotland.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA972 .L5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination8 p., 20 plates.
      Number of Pages20
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6032994M
      LC Control Number48010454
      OCLC/WorldCa3917055

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