|Statement||Ulrich von Mende.|
|Series||Design classics -- 5, Design classics (Frankfurt am Main, Germany) -- 5.|
|LC Classifications||TL215.P7 M35 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||48 p. :|
|Number of Pages||48|
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