Measurement and recording of historic buildings.
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Published by Donhead in Shaftesbury .
Written in English


  • Historic buildings -- Inspection.,
  • Surveying.,
  • Building inspection.,
  • Monuments -- Recording.,
  • Architectural surveys.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Previous ed.: Wimbledon: Donhead, 1993.

ContributionsSwallow, Peter.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 244 p. :
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15965288M
ISBN 101873394624

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