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Modern architecture of Northern England

by Bruce Allsopp

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Published by Oriel in Newcastle-upon-Tyne .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England, Northern
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- England, Northern -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Bruce Allsopp. Sponsored by the Northern Architectural Association.
      SeriesThe Oriel guides
      ContributionsNorthern Architectural Association, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA968 .A4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p. (chiefly illus., map, plans)
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5630273M
      ISBN 100853620407
      LC Control Number68055971
      OCLC/WorldCa81339

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