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A very modest cottage

Tereasa Surratt

A very modest cottage

a 1920s cabin gets a new chance at life

by Tereasa Surratt

  • 275 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Hearst Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Surratt, Tereasa -- Homes and haunts,
  • Vacation homes -- Wisconsin -- Design and construction,
  • Cottages -- Illinois -- Maintenance and repair,
  • Cottages -- Remodeling for other use -- Wisconsin

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTereasa Surratt.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH4835 .S87 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23872094M
    ISBN 101588167976
    ISBN 109781588167972
    LC Control Number2009037909
    OCLC/WorldCa436618176

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