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3 edition of Victorian homes of San Francisco found in the catalog.

Victorian homes of San Francisco

Terry Way

Victorian homes of San Francisco

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Published by Schiffer Pub. in Atglen, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture, Victorian -- California -- San Francisco,
  • Architecture, Domestic -- California -- San Francisco,
  • San Francisco (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [111]).

    StatementTerry Way.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA7238.S35 W38 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination112 p. :
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23553874M
    ISBN 109780764332128
    LC Control Number2008938049
    OCLC/WorldCa264045056


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