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Published by Integrated Publishing Services in Wolverhampton .
Written in English



  • England,
  • Wolverhampton.


  • Housing -- England -- Wolverhampton.

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Statement[by] George J. Barnsby.
LC ClassificationsHD7333.W64 B37
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Pagination72 p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4591598M
ISBN 100905679008
LC Control Number77353822

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