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Classical buildings of Wiltshire & Bath

Richard Durman

Classical buildings of Wiltshire & Bath

a Palladian quest

by Richard Durman

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Published by Millstream in Bath .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bath (England),
  • England,
  • Bath.,
  • Wiltshire.,
  • Bath,
  • Wiltshire
    • Subjects:
    • Neoclassicism (Architecture) -- England -- Bath,
    • Neoclassicism (Architecture) -- England -- Wiltshire,
    • Architecture -- England -- Bath -- 17th century,
    • Architecture -- England -- Bath -- 18th century,
    • Architecture -- England -- Wiltshire -- 17th century,
    • Architecture -- England -- Wiltshire -- 18th century,
    • Bath (England) -- Buildings, structures, etc

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-206) and index.

      Other titlesClassical buildings of Wilshire and Bath
      StatementRichard Durman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA971.B2 D87 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p. :
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4009049M
      ISBN 100948975601
      LC Control Number2001369102
      OCLC/WorldCa44851598

      Listed Buildings in Wiltshire. Grade I Listed Buildings in Wiltshire. Grade II* Listed Buildings in Wiltshire. For Grade II Listed Buildings you will need to drill down further into locality, as there are too many to display on a single county map. Historic Buildings of Wiltshire. England. Image right - Longford Castle Image by Peter - originally posted to Flickr as Longford Castle, CC BY , Wiki Commons See Historic Buildings of Britain and Ireland - Main Page. The object of this project is to provide information about historic buildings in the county of Wiltshire, with links to sub-projects for specific buildings as appropriate.

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