Contributions to a study of brickmaking in America
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Published by Privately printed in [Claremont, Calif .
Written in English


  • Brickmaking -- Great Britain,
  • Brickmaking -- United States

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Other titlesBrickmaking in America, Statutes & proclamations relating to brickmaking in England, Statutes relating to brickmaking in England, Accounts of brickmaking in England, Accounts of brickmaking in America
ContributionsMease, James, 1771-1846., Burdick, Anson., Millington, John, 1779-1868., Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons, Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords
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Pagination6 v.
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Open LibraryOL14665944M

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