Art in ancient times prehistoric Egypt, Near East, Greece and Rome by JosГ© PijoГЎn

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Published by University of Knowledge in Chicago .

Written in English

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  • Ancient Art,
  • Art,
  • History

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SeriesThe University of knowledge wonder books
LC ClassificationsN5330 .P44
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 384 p. :
Number of Pages384
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Open LibraryOL24942753M

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