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Church architecture in New France

Alan Gowans

Church architecture in New France

by Alan Gowans

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Church architecture -- Québec (Province)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAlan Gowans..
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA5246 Q4 G6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 162 p. :
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14830282M

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