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9 edition of American Art and Architecture found in the catalog.

American Art and Architecture

by Michael J. Lewis

  • 340 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Thames & Hudson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture,
  • General,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • U.S. Architecture - General,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • History - General,
  • Art / General

  • Edition Notes

    World of Art

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7653572M
    ISBN 100500203911
    ISBN 109780500203910

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