1 edition of America"s historic houses found in the catalog.
America"s historic houses
|Statement||by the editors of Country beautiful ; edited by Robert L. Polley.|
|Contributions||Polley, Robert L.|
|LC Classifications||E159 .A44 1967|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||194 p. :|
|Number of Pages||194|
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