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pictorial history of Chinese architecture

Liang, Ssu-chК»eng

pictorial history of Chinese architecture

a study of the development of its structural system and the evolution of its types

by Liang, Ssu-chК»eng

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

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      StatementLiang Ssu-chʻeng ; edited by Wilma Fairbank.
      ContributionsFairbank, Wilma.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA1540 .L536 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 200 p., [1] leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3182893M
      ISBN 100262121034
      LC Control Number83025607

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