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Humble masterpieces

Paola Antonelli

Humble masterpieces

everyday marvels of design

by Paola Antonelli

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Published by HarperCollins in New York, NY .
Written in English


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StatementPaola Antonelli.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK
The Physical Object
Pagination209 p. :
Number of Pages209
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22722351M
ISBN 100060838310

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