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The Art and Architecture of London

An Illustrated Guide

by Ann Saunders

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Published by Phaidon Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture,
  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • International Architecture - British,
  • European,
  • History Of Architecture,
  • History Of Fine Arts,
  • London (England),
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • England,
  • General,
  • Design - Decorative,
  • Art / Design / Decorative,
  • London,
  • Reference,
  • Art,
  • Art, English,
  • Guidebooks

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages480
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7830514M
    ISBN 100714825239
    ISBN 109780714825236

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