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Le Corbusier, architecture and form.

Blake, Peter

Le Corbusier, architecture and form.

by Blake, Peter

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Published by Penguin Books in [Baltimore] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Le Corbusier, 1887-1965.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPelican book,, A605
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA1053.J4 B54
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 p.
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5906019M
    LC Control Number64005002
    OCLC/WorldCa476918


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