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Crystal and arabesque Claude Bragdon, ornament, and modern architecture by Jonathan Massey

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Published by University of Pittsburgh Press in Pittsburgh .
Written in English


  • Bragdon, Claude Fayette, -- 1866-1946 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- United States

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementJonathan Massey.
LC ClassificationsNA737.B65 M37 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22514008M
ISBN 10082294362X
ISBN 109780822943624
LC Control Number2008037783

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