European architecture in colour
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European architecture in colour from the Greeks to the nineteenth century. by R. Furneaux Jordan

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London] .
Written in English



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Edition Notes

SeriesArchitecture of the world in colour
ContributionsCichy, Bodo, 1924-
LC ClassificationsNA950 .J6 1962
The Physical Object
Pagination460 p.
Number of Pages460
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5847650M
LC Control Number62006906

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