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Chinese garden architecture

Edwin Laclede Howard

Chinese garden architecture

a collection of photographs of minor Chinese buildings

by Edwin Laclede Howard

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- China,
    • Gardens -- China

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Edwin L. Howard, A.I.A. Foreword by Everett V. Meeks ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA1540 .H6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx p., 1 l.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6763154M
      LC Control Number31024156
      OCLC/WorldCa1717509

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