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short history of Japanese architecture

Arthur Lindsay Sadler

short history of Japanese architecture

by Arthur Lindsay Sadler

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Published by Angus and Robertson in Sydney .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- Japan -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. L. Sadler.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA1550 .S25 1941
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 140 p., 122 p. of plates :
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20756299M

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