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7 edition of Landscape for Living (California Architecture and Architects, No. 23) found in the catalog.

Landscape for Living (California Architecture and Architects, No. 23)

by Garrett Eckbo

  • 174 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Hennessey & Ingalls .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Landscape architecture,
  • Architecture

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8420759M
    ISBN 100940512327
    ISBN 109780940512320
    OCLC/WorldCa48773829

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