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Concrete and stucco houses

the use of plastic materials in the building of country and suburban houses in a manner to insure the qualities of fitness, durability, and beauty
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McBride, Nast & Company , New York
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Statementby Oswald C. Hering.
SeriesThe country house library; a series of architectural books for the layman
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LC ClassificationsNA7160 .H4
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 105 p.
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Open LibraryOL23290329M
LC Control Number12015158
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