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11 edition of The world as design found in the catalog.

The world as design

by Otl Aicher

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Ernst & Sohn in Berlin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Design -- History -- 20th century,
  • Design, Industrial -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 192).

    StatementOtl Aicher ; with an introduction by Wolfgang Jean Stock ; [English translation, Michael Robinson].
    SeriesEdition Axel Menges
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK1390 .A3613 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL894093M
    ISBN 103433024049
    LC Control Number95184899
    OCLC/WorldCa31193218

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