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Guide to Western architecture

John Edwards Gloag

Guide to Western architecture

by John Edwards Gloag

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Published by Grove Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Gloag
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 407 p.
    Number of Pages407
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15485563M
    OCLC/WorldCa7595270

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