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Design Museum book of 20th century design

Catherine McDermott

Design Museum book of 20th century design

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Published by Sevenoaks in [s.l.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementCatherine McDermott.
ContributionsDesign Museum.
The Physical Object
Pagination400p. :
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17183876M
ISBN 101862000220

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