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The modern chair

classic designs by Thonet, Breuer, Le Corbusier, Eames, and others

by Clement Meadmore

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Dover Publications in Mineola, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chairs.,
  • Chair design.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementClement Meadmore.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS886.5.C45 M38 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL673601M
    ISBN 100486298078
    LC Control Number97019699

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