2 edition of Glass for construction purposes found in the catalog.
Glass for construction purposes
Dennis Stanley Oliver
|Statement||by D. S. Oliver and G. J. Copley.|
|Contributions||Copley, Geoffrey John, joint author.|
|LC Classifications||TA450 .O42|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||, 62 p. :|
|Number of Pages||62|
|LC Control Number||79316128|
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