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Cathedrals and castles building in the Middle Ages by Alain Erlande-Brandenburg

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Published by H.N. Abrams in New York .
Written in English


  • Architecture, Medieval.,
  • Cathedrals.,
  • Architecture and society.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 168) and index.

StatementAlain Erlande-Brandenburg ; [translated from the French by Rosemary Stonehewer].
SeriesDiscoveries, Discoveries (New York, N.Y.)
LC ClassificationsNA350 .E7513 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination175 p. :
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1131481M
ISBN 100810928124
LC Control Number94077944

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