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Highland and islands

Gifford, John

Highland and islands

by Gifford, John

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Published by Penguin Books in association with The Buildings of Scotland Trust in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- Scotland -- Highlands.,
  • Architecture -- Scotland -- Shetland.,
  • Architecture -- Scotland -- Orkney.,
  • Architecture -- Scotland -- Western Isles.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementby John Gifford.
    SeriesBuildings of Scotland
    ContributionsBuildings of Scotland Trust.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA980.H53 G54 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination683 p., [64] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages683
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20680222M
    ISBN 10014071071X

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