Origins of Form

The Shape of Natural and Man Made Things by Christoper Williams

Publisher: Architectural Book Publishing Company

Written in English
Cover of: Origins of Form | Christoper Williams
Published: Pages: 143 Downloads: 465
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Subjects:

  • Theory of art,
  • Architectural Design,
  • Industrial Design,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Architecture,
  • General,
  • Reference,
  • Architecture / Reference
  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8444151M
    ISBN 100942655109
    ISBN 109780942655100

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