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4 edition of Care of old buildings found in the catalog.

Care of old buildings

an annotated bibliography

by Ingrid Carlsson

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Statens institut för byggnadsforskning : [distributed by Svensk Byggtjänst] in Stockholm .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buildings -- Maintenance -- Bibliography.,
  • Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIngrid Carlsson & Ingmar Holmström.
    SeriesDocument - National Swedish Building Research ; D7:1975
    ContributionsHolmström, Ingmar, 1933- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH7 .S69 No. 7:1975, Z7914.B9 .S69 No. 7:1975, TH3351 .S69 No. 7:1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4947573M
    ISBN 109154024803
    LC Control Number76375450

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