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Rising damp

Shirley Fitzgerald

Rising damp

Sidney, 1870-90

by Shirley Fitzgerald

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Published by Oxford University Press in Melbourne, New York .
Written in English

  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
    • Subjects:
    • Sydney (N.S.W.) -- History,
    • Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Social conditions -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-256) and index.

      StatementShirley Fitzgerald.
      LC ClassificationsDU178 .F47 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 264 p., [20] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages264
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2472922M
      ISBN 100195547500
      LC Control Number87202484

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