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aesthetics of contemporary architecture.

Michel Ragon

aesthetics of contemporary architecture.

by Michel Ragon

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Published by Éd. du Griffon in Neuchatel .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture, Modern -- 20th century.,
  • Architecture -- Aesthetics.

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of Esthétique de l"architecture contemporaine.

    Statement(Translated by Haakon Chevalier.)
    SeriesPlastic arts of the 20th century
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA680 .R3213
    The Physical Object
    Pagination156 p.
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5155723M
    LC Control Number74390291

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