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National Trust book of great houses of Britain

Nicolson, Nigel.

National Trust book of great houses of Britain

by Nicolson, Nigel.

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Published by National Trust, Weidenfeld and Nicolson in [London] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture, Domestic -- Great Britain.,
    • Historic buildings -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesGreat houses of Britain.
      StatementNigel Nicolson.
      ContributionsNicolson, Nigel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA7620 .N53 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination287 p. :
      Number of Pages287
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3223622M
      ISBN 100297774115
      LC Control Number83134301

      THE NATIONAL TRUST BOOK OF GREAT HOUSES OF BRITAIN by Nicolson, Nigel. Click to read more about National Trust Book of Great Houses of Britain by Nigel Nicolson. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers4/5(2).

      ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Revised edition of: Great houses of Britain. Illus. on lining papers. Description: pages. Great houses of Britain book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5.

      Additional Physical Format: Online version: Nicolson, Nigel. National Trust book of great houses of Britain. Boston: D.R. Godine, (OCoLC)   The National Trust cares for a wealth of houses and historic buildings of all types, ranging from the grand to the quirky to the humble. This captivating book, fully revised and updated and featuring more houses than ever before, is a guide to some of the greatest architectural treasures of Britain, encompassing both interior and exterior design.


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