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Bridges of the world.

Yasuo Naruse

Bridges of the world.

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Published by Morikita Pub. Co. in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bridges -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSekai no hashi.
    StatementDirected by K. Naruse, K. Aoki [and] E. Murakami. Edited by Y. Naruse [and] T. Kijima.
    GenrePictorial works.
    ContributionsKijima, Takeshi, 1925-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTG149 .N3 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination265 p.
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5533060M
    LC Control Number67009200
    OCLC/WorldCa2609168


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