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Great houses of Australia

Douglass Baglin

Great houses of Australia

by Douglass Baglin

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Published by Lansdowne in Sydney .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture, Domestic -- Australia -- Pictorial works,
  • Historic buildings -- Australia -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementphotography, Douglass Baglin and contributing photographers ; text Robert Wilson.
    ContributionsWilson, Robert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA7469A1 B33 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination207 p. :
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22010296M
    ISBN 100701818468
    OCLC/WorldCa29011808

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