Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem structural survey, final report by Harvey, William

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Published by Oxford university press, H. Milford in London .

Written in English

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  • Church of the Holy Sepulchre (Jerusalem),
  • Architecture -- Conservation and restoration.

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Statementby William Harvey, with an introduction by Ernest Tatham Richmond.
ContributionsRichmond, Ernest Tatham.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA5978.J4 H3
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 27 p., 1 l.
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16356781M
LC Control Number36005503

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