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The Golden age of the country house
Originally published: Country house camera. London : Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1980.
|Statement||[compiled by] Christopher Simon Sykes ; foreword by Nigel Nicolson.|
|Contributions||Sykes, Christopher Simon, 1948-|
|LC Classifications||DA533 .C777 1980|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||224 p. :|
|Number of Pages||224|
|LC Control Number||79023490|
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