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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill .
Written in English



  • United States,
  • Japan


  • Architects -- Homes and haunts -- United States -- Bibliography.,
  • Architect-designed houses -- United States -- Bibliography.,
  • Architects -- Homes and haunts -- Japan -- Bibliography.,
  • Architect-designed houses -- Japan -- Bibliography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Cover title.

StatementCarole Cable.
SeriesArchitecture series--bibliography,, A-805
LC ClassificationsZ5944.U5 C3 1982, NA736 C3 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination13 p. ;
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3112559M
ISBN 100880661658
LC Control Number82220825

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