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Design of housing groups and urban spaces

Hugh Owen

Design of housing groups and urban spaces

the problem of the single family house.

by Hugh Owen

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Published in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City planning.,
  • Streets,
  • Architecture, Domestic

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsToronto, Ont. University. Theses (M.Arch.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLE3 T525 MARCH 1955 084
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[120 leaves]
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15304192M

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