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The preservation of historic architecture

The preservation of historic architecture

the U.S. government"s official guidelines for preserving historic homes

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Published by Lyons Press in Guilford, CT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historic buildings -- United States -- Conservation and restoration,
  • Historic sites,
  • Dwellings -- Maintenance and repair

  • Edition Notes

    Important tips for: painting, windows, plaster, weatherproofing, stonework, masonry, shingles, woodwork and much more

    StatementDepartment of the Interior
    The Physical Object
    Pagination532 p. :
    Number of Pages532
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17114791M
    ISBN 101592281265

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