art of Greece. by Ernest Arthur Gardner

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Published by The Studio in London .

Written in English

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  • Art, Greek

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Bibliography: p. 53-54.

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LC ClassificationsN5630 .G2 1925
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 54 p., [56] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages56
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Open LibraryOL18059674M

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