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Form in civilization

W. R. Lethaby

Form in civilization

collected papers on art and labour..

by W. R. Lethaby

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationviii,242p.
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20052721M

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