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The archaeology of gardens

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Published by Shire Publications in Aylesbury, Bucks, U.K .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Garden archaeology -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementChristopher Taylor.
      SeriesShire archaeology ;, 30
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB466.75.G7 T39 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination72 p. :
      Number of Pages72
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2898768M
      ISBN 100852636253
      LC Control Number84126395

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