Drawings from the Irish Architectural Archive
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Published by The Irish Architectural Archive in Dublin .
Written in English


  • Irish Architectural Archive.,
  • Architecture -- Ireland.,
  • Architectural drawing -- Ireland.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementDavid J. Griffin and Simon Lincoln ; with an introduction by Nicholas Robinson.
ContributionsLincoln, Simon., Robinson, Nicholas K., Irish Architectural Archive.
The Physical Object
Pagination79p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22366554M
ISBN 100951553666

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