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Classic dictionary of architecture

John Henry Parker

Classic dictionary of architecture

a concise glossary of terms used in Grecian, Roman, Italian, and Gothic architecture

by John Henry Parker

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Published by New Orchard Editions, Distributed in USA by Sterling Publishing in Poole, New York, New York, NY, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Henry Parker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA31 .P3 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination327 p. :
    Number of Pages327
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2316423M
    ISBN 101850790698
    LC Control Number86197399

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