Architecture in Italy
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Architecture in Italy a handbook for travellers and students. by Martin Shaw Briggs

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Published by Dent, Dutton in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Italy

Subjects:

  • Architecture -- Italy -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

StatementWith drawings by the author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA1111 .B75
The Physical Object
Pagination179 p.
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5842976M
LC Control Number61066002
OCLC/WorldCa1835554

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