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Oriental architecture in colour

W. Speiser

Oriental architecture in colour

Islamic, Indian, Far Eastern

by W. Speiser

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Published by Thames and Hudson .
Written in English


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Statementby W. Speiser.
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Open LibraryOL19945946M

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