Pierre Koenig by James Steele

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Published by Phaidon Press in London .

Written in English

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Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Koenig, Pierre, 1925- -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Architecture -- United States -- 20th century

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementJames Steele, David Jenkins.
ContributionsKoenig, Pierre, 1925-, Jenkins, David.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA737.K63 S74 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL100561M
ISBN 100714837539
LC Control Number99215019
OCLC/WorldCa40602389

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