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Le Corbusier architecture and form by Blake, Peter

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Le Corbusier, -- 1887-1965.,
  • Architecture, Modern -- 20th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesThe master builders.
Statementby Peter Blake.
SeriesPelican books -- A605
The Physical Object
Pagination159p. :
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19802460M

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