8 edition of Traditions in architecture found in the catalog.
Traditions in architecture
Dora P. Crouch
Includes bibliographical references (p. 391-418) and index.
|Statement||Dora P. Crouch, June G. Johnson.|
|Contributions||Johnson, June Gwendolyn.|
|LC Classifications||NA208 .C76 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 433 p. :|
|Number of Pages||433|
|ISBN 10||0195088905, 0195088913|
|LC Control Number||99039260|
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