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Museum architecture a guide to design, conservation, and museum architecture in the United States

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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill .
Written in English

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  • United States

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  • Museum architecture -- United States -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

StatementCoppa & Avery Consultants.
SeriesArchitecture series--bibliography,, A 1366
ContributionsCoppa & Avery Consultants.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ5944.U5 M87 1985, NA6700 M87 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination10 p. ;
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2611884M
ISBN 100890283567
LC Control Number85174951

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