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James Gandon and his times

by Hugo Duffy

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Published by Gandon Editions in Kinsale, Co. Cork .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gandon, James, -- 1742-1823.,
  • Gandon, James, -- 1743-1823 -- Biography.,
  • Architects -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • Architecture, Modern -- 18th century -- Great Britain.,
  • Architecture, Modern -- 18th century -- Ireland.,
  • Architecture -- Ireland -- Dublin -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-281) and index.

    Statementby Hugo Duffy.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA997.G34 D84 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination288 p. :
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22226343M
    ISBN 100946846286

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