|Series||Architecture series--bibliography,, A-1061|
|LC Classifications||Z5940 .V36 1983, N8850 .V36 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||59 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||59|
|LC Control Number||83233353|
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