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American architectural writing, Beaux Arts style

Peter S. Kaufman

American architectural writing, Beaux Arts style

the lives and works of Alfred Dwight Foster Hamlin and Talbot Faulkner Hamlin

by Peter S. Kaufman

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hamlin, Alfred Dwight Foster, -- 1855-1926,
  • Hamlin, Talbot, -- 1889-1956,
  • Architectural historians -- United States -- Biography,
  • Architectural critics -- United States -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Peter S. Kaufman
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 261 p
    Number of Pages261
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16661713M

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