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Imagined city

John L. Paterson

Imagined city

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Published by Eagle Press, Edinburgh College of Art in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Venice (Italy) -- Description -- 1981-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn L. Paterson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDG674.2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28p. :
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19308908M

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