The Architecture of  
Erik Gunnar Asplund  
The Architecture of  
Stuart Wrede  
Erik Gunnar Asplund  
The MIT Press  
Cambridge, Massachusetts,  
and London,England  
First MIT Press paperback edition, April 1983  
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology  
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The following figures courtesy of The Swedish Architecture  
Museum: Figures 7-8; 40; 42-45; 49-51; 53-54; 56; 60; 62; 72;  
75; 77; 80; 92; 96-99; 115-117; 120-122; 126; 131; 133;135;  
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Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data  
Wrede, Stuart.  
The architecture of Erik Gunnar Asplund.  
Bibliography: p.  
Includes index.  
1. Asplund, Erik Gunnar, 1885-1940.  
2. Architecture, Modern20th centurySweden.  
I. Title.  
ISBN 0-262-23095-X (hard)  
0-262-73068-5 (paper)  
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