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Fine Marble in Architecture

by Frederick Bradley

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Published by W. W. Norton & Company .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7458214M
ISBN 100393730743
ISBN 109780393730746

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Florence-based Studio Marmo provides marketing materials to stone suppliers worldwide, and in that sense, Fine Marble in Architecture is kind of like a straightforward, coffee table-quality shopper's catalog for designers, builders, their clients, and anyone else who wants a working primer of the finest marbles available for big-ticket, high-profile projects.

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