Exhibition of Portuguese architecture, London, 1956

[catalogue], Building Centre, 8th-23rd November 1956
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Building Centre , London
Statementorganized by the Portuguese National Secretariat for Information and by the National Syndicate of Architects.
ContributionsSindicato Nacional des Arquitectos., Secretariado Nacional de Informac ʹao.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14850317M

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