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Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||by James Garrison ; foreword by John Andrew Gallery ; edited by William Morrison.|
|Series||Suburban domestic architecture series|
|Contributions||Gallery, John Andrew., Morrison, William|
|LC Classifications||NA7238.P5 G37 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2008015383|
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