Sri Lanka style

tropical design and architecture
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Sri Lanka Style showcases 30 of the finest traditional and modern dwellings in Sri Lanka.

Other titlesTropical design and architecture
StatementChanna Daswatte ; photographs by Dominic Sansoni
ContributionsSansoni, Dominic, 1956- photographer
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA1510.6 .D38 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination207 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27206135M
ISBN 100804846278
ISBN 139780804846271
LC Control Number2009284650
OCLC/WorldCa71890809, 942755462

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