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Singapore Shophouses

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The Singapore shophouse is an architectural gem a particular building form that is unique to the island. This book traces its development from rudimentary shophouse through various incarnations of decorative style Neoclassical, Chinese Baroque, Jubilee-style, Edwardian, Rococo, Tropical Modern all the while commenting on the various influences that fueled its evolution. ...more
Hardcover, 208 pages
Published September 28th 2011 by Laurence King Publishing (first published October 2010)
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Finally a book about exactly what I was enjoying most about the city: colorful shophouses!
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