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A country house companion

Mark Girouard

A country house companion

by Mark Girouard

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Country homes -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources.,
  • Upper classes -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources.,
  • Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- Sources.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementMark Girouard.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA660
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p., (16) p. of plates :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21241734M
    ISBN 100300040830
    OCLC/WorldCa16259537

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