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The Built, the Unbuilt, and the Unbuildable

In Pursuit of Architectural Meaning

by Harbison, Robert.

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Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • Criticism,
  • History - General,
  • Planning,
  • Architecture / History,
  • Architecture,
  • Architecture and history,
  • Philosophy,
  • Symbolism in architecture

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10238203M
    ISBN 100262581221
    ISBN 109780262581226
    OCLC/WorldCa141382034

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