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4 edition of The art of architecture found in the catalog.

The art of architecture

Albert E. Richardson

The art of architecture

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Published by Philosophical Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- History.,
  • Decoration and ornament, Architectural.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sir Albert Richardson and Hector O. Corfiato.
    ContributionsCorfiato, Hector Othon, 1892- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA200 .R5 1956
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 663 p.
    Number of Pages663
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6218450M
    LC Control Number57002088
    OCLC/WorldCa1817387

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