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The Post-war home

The Post-war home

a series of lectures on its interior and equipment

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Published by "The Studio ltd." for the Royal society of arts in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Dwellings -- Great Britain,
    • Interior decoration -- Great Britain,
    • Design, Industrial

    • Edition Notes

      Statementwith a foreword by the Rt. Hon. Oliver Lyttelton.
      ContributionsRoyal Society of Arts (Great Britain)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK2043 .P66
      The Physical Object
      Pagination120 p.
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6450260M
      LC Control Number43004946
      OCLC/WorldCa5526968

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