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Spectacular vernacular

the adobe tradition

by Jean-Louis Bourgeois

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Aperture Foundation in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- Arid regions.,
  • Building, Adobe -- Arid regions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtext by Jean-Louis Bourgeois; photographs by Carollee Pelos ; historical essay by Basil Davidson.
    ContributionsPelos, Carollee, 1939-, Davidson, Basil, 1914-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA2542.A73 B69 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p. :
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2230030M
    ISBN 100893813915
    LC Control Number89083531

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