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Landscape Futures: Instruments, Devices and Architectural Inventions

Edited by Geoff Manaugh

 

The Complete Walker IV

By Colin Fletcher and Chip Rawlins

 

The House of the Spirits: A Novel

By Isabel Allende

 

Sanatorium Operations Manual

By Pedro Reyes

 

Pataphysics: A Useless Guide

By Andrew Hugill

 
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