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Civic art studies in town planning, parks, boulevards and open spaces. by Thomas Hayton Mawson

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Published by B.T. Batsford in London .
Written in English


  • City planning,
  • Art, Municipal,
  • Gardens

Book details:

LC ClassificationsFo NA9030 M38
The Physical Object
Pagination375 p.
Number of Pages375
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14836059M

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