Singapore house, 1819-1942
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Published by Times Editions, Preservation of Monuments Board in Singapore .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Singapore.

Subjects:

  • Architecture, Domestic -- Singapore.,
  • Eclecticism in architecture -- Singapore.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Lee Kip Lin ; edited by Gretchen Liu ; designed by Kathleen Lau.
ContributionsLiu, Gretchen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA7459.S55 L44 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination231 p. :
Number of Pages231
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1839690M
LC Control Number89943581

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