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Materials for architecture

Caleb Hornbostel

Materials for architecture

an encyclopedic guide.

by Caleb Hornbostel

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Published by Reinhold in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination610p.
Number of Pages610
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13688535M

Things I Learned in Architecture School. This is a book that students of architecture will want to keep in the studio and in their bags. It is also a book they may want to keep out of view of their professors, for it expresses in clear and simple language things that tend to be murky and abstruse in the classroom. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Bumped corners, no fraying. Light edgewear, particularly at top and bottom of spine. A couple of small bumps. ; Book is in Very Good condition - Volume 5, only. Materials and documents of architecture and sculpture. Consists of illustrations with descriptive titles in French.

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