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Contemporary classicism

Andrew Skurman

Contemporary classicism

the architecture of Andrew Skurman

by Andrew Skurman

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Published by Princeton Architectural Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Domestic Architecture,
  • Themes, motives,
  • Classicism in architecture

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesArchitecture of Andrew Skurman
    Statementby Andrew Skurman
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA737.S533 A35 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25157105M
    ISBN 109781616890889
    LC Control Number2011052897

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