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12 edition of Images of American living found in the catalog.

Images of American living

four centuries of architecture and furniture as cultural expression.

by Gowans, Alan.

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- United States -- History,
    • Furniture -- United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA705 .G6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 498 p.
      Number of Pages498
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5885437M
      LC Control Number63017676
      OCLC/WorldCa387617

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