Monstrous Carbuncles A Cartoon Guide to Architecture by Charles Knevitt

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Published by Humanities Pr .

Written in English

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  • Architecture,
  • Caricatures and cartoons,
  • Great Britain,
  • 20th century,
  • History

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8283982M
ISBN 100853315019
ISBN 109780853315018

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