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literature of architecture

literature of architecture

the evolution of architectural theory in nineteenth-century America

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Published by E.P. Dutton & Co, Inc in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Don Gifford.
ContributionsGifford, Don.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14867242M

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