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pocket guide to modern buildings in London

Ian McCallum

pocket guide to modern buildings in London

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Published by Architectural Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- London.,
  • London (England) -- Description.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIan McCallum.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22528929M
    LC Control Number52043279


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