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The Visual Dictionary of Chinese Architecture

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Published by Images Publishing Dist A/C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architectural structure & design,
  • Oriental art,
  • Reference works,
  • International Architecture - Asian,
  • Architecture,
  • China,
  • Reference,
  • Architecture / General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8657199M
    ISBN 101876907193
    ISBN 109781876907198

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