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British architect

Abraham Swan

British architect

or, The builder"s treasury of stair-cases ... illustrated with upwards of one hundred designs and examples, curiously engraved on sixty folio copperplates

by Abraham Swan

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Published by Printed typographically by John W. Folsom, for John Norman in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- Early works to 1800,
  • Staircases -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBuilder"s treasury of stair-cases, Swan"s British architecture
    Statementby Abraham Swan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA2517 .S9
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 p., 59 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages59
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18538811M


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