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Published by David & Charles in Newton Abbot, Devon, North Pomfret, Vt., USA .
Written in English



  • England,
  • Wales


  • Farm buildings -- England -- History,
  • Farm buildings -- Wales -- History,
  • Agriculture -- England -- History,
  • Agriculture -- Wales -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementNigel Harvey.
LC ClassificationsS787.G7 H35 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination279 p. :
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2648994M
ISBN 100715383833
LC Control Number85229755

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