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Victorian architecture

James Stevens Curl

Victorian architecture

by James Stevens Curl

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Published by David & Charles, Distributed by Sterling Pub. Co. in Newton Abbot, New York, N.Y .
Written in English

  • Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture, Victorian -- Great Britain,
    • Architecture -- Great Britain -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames Stevens Curl.
      LC ClassificationsNA967 .C8 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination320 p. :
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1966530M
      ISBN 100715391445
      LC Control Number90200918

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Victorian style, in British and American architecture, an eclectic mode based on the revival of older styles, often in new combinations.

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