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Architecture and the decorative arts

the A. Lawrence Kocher Collection of Books at the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

by Cynthia Zignego Stiverson

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Published by Locust Hill Press in West Cornwall, CT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kocher, A. Lawrence -- Library -- Catalogs.,
  • Colonial Williamsburg Foundation -- Catalogs.,
  • Architecture -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.,
  • Decorative arts -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Cynthia Zignego Stiverson ; with an introduction by Lawrence Wodehouse ; and a foreword by Albert Frey.
    ContributionsColonial Williamsburg Foundation.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5941 .S695 1989, NA200 .S695 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxli, 245 p. ;
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2057388M
    ISBN 100933951248
    LC Control Number88036398

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