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conservation of Victorian palm houses and conservatories: a glass renaissance. by P. Jordan

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Published by Oxford Brookes University in Oxford .
Written in English


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Thesis (M.Sc.) - Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, 1995.

ContributionsOxford Brookes University. School of Planning.
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Open LibraryOL18904345M

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