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Porches of North America

by Thomas Durant Visser

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Published by University Press of New England in Lebanon .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Porches

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementThomas Durant Visser
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA7125 .V57 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25131883M
    ISBN 109781611682205, 9781611682212
    LC Control Number2011046332

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