Historic Maine homes

300 years of great houses by Brian Vanden Brink

Publisher: Down East Books in Camden, Me

Written in English
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  • Architecture, Domestic -- Maine,
  • Historic buildings -- Maine

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementphotographs by Brian Vanden Brink ; text by Christopher Glass.
ContributionsGlass, Christopher.
LC ClassificationsNA7235.M2 V26 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23554763M
ISBN 109780892727995, 9780892727993
LC Control Number2009024707

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