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Published by Gibbs Smith in Salt Lake City .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Los Angeles (Calif.),
  • California,
  • Los Angeles

Subjects:

  • Architecture -- California -- Los Angeles -- Guidebooks,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Guidebooks

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-460) and index.

StatementDavid Gebhard and Robert Winter.
ContributionsWinter, Robert, 1924-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA735.L55 G44 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiv, 486 p. :
Number of Pages486
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1431202M
ISBN 100879056274
LC Control Number93042654

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