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Modernism in design

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Published by Reaktion Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Design -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [242]-244) and index.

    Statementedited by Paul Greenhalgh.
    SeriesCritical views
    ContributionsGreenhalgh, Paul.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK1390 .M57 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 248 p. :
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1142842M
    ISBN 100948462124
    LC Control Number94113092
    OCLC/WorldCa22919276

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