The Mackintosh style design and decor by Elizabeth Wilhide

Cover of: The Mackintosh style | Elizabeth Wilhide

Published by Chronicle Books in San Francisco .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Scotland.

Subjects:

  • Mackintosh, Charles Rennie, 1868-1928 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Arts and crafts movement -- Scotland

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 157) and index.

Book details

StatementElizabeth Wilhide.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN6797.M23 W56 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1118263M
ISBN 100811810321
LC Control Number94044478

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