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20th century design

a reader"s guide
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Architectural Press , Oxford, Boston
Design -- History -- 20th century, Design -- Book re
Other titlesTwentieth century design
StatementConway Lloyd Morgan.
GenreBook reviews.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK1390 .M62 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination188 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6901220M
ISBN 100750646519
LC Control Number00711938
OCLC/WorldCa45061217

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