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Presence of the past

Charles Bridgham Hosmer

Presence of the past

a history of the preservation movement in the United States before Williamsburg

by Charles Bridgham Hosmer

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Monuments -- Conservation and restoration -- United States.,
    • Historic buildings -- Conservation and restoration -- United States.,
    • Architecture -- Conservation and restoration.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 349-372.

      Statementby Charles B. Hosmer, Jr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE159 .H77
      The Physical Object
      Pagination386 p.
      Number of Pages386
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5942473M
      LC Control Number65013292
      OCLC/WorldCa1266737

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