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Useful architecture

Halfpenny, William

Useful architecture

in twenty-one new designs for erecting parsonage-houses, farm-houses, and inns; with their respective offices, &c. ... Together with a supplement, containing several designs for building with timber only, ... By William Halfpenny, ...

by Halfpenny, William

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Published by printed for and sold by Robert Sayer in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 6428, no. 04).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 6428, no. 04.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],79,[1]p.,plates
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17019203M

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