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guide to Icelandic architecture

James Tyler Kent

guide to Icelandic architecture

by James Tyler Kent

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Published by Association of Icelandic Architects in ReykjavŁk .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[authors Dennis JØhannesson ... [et al.]].
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA
The Physical Object
Pagination204 p. :
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21139796M
ISBN 109979605286

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