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The most popular homes of the twenties

Radford, William A.

The most popular homes of the twenties

by Radford, William A.

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Published by Dover Publications in Mineola, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture, Domestic -- United States -- Designs and plans,
  • Architecture -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Designs and plans

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: The most popular homes in America. Chicago : American Builder, 1925. With new introd.

    StatementWilliam A. Radford ; with a new introduction by Daniel Reiff.
    GenreDesigns and plans.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA7208 .R33 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22982918M
    ISBN 100486470288
    ISBN 109780486470283
    LC Control Number2009000859
    OCLC/WorldCa294884929

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