Polish architecture up to the mid-19th century by Jan Zachwatowicz

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Published by Budownictwo i Architektura in Warsaw .

Written in English

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  • Architecture -- Poland -- History

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Translation of Architektura polska.

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StatementJan Zachwatowicz ; Institute of Polish Architecture
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Pagination40 p. :
Number of Pages40
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Open LibraryOL21915982M

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