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Introduction to Japanese architecture

David Young

Introduction to Japanese architecture

by David Young

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Published by Periplus, Distributor, Tuttle Pub. in [Hong Kong], North Clarendon, VT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- Japan -- History,
  • Architecture, Domestic -- Japan -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 128).

    Other titlesJapanese architecture.
    Statementtext and photographs by David and Michiko Young ; illustrations by Tan Hong Yew.
    SeriesPeriplus Asian architecture
    ContributionsYoung, Michiko Kimura., Yew, Tan Hong.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22483995M
    ISBN 100794601006
    OCLC/WorldCa54390565

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