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A history of Western art.

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English


  • Art -- History.

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Edition Notes

SeriesPraeger world of art series
LC ClassificationsN5300 .L43
The Physical Object
Pagination360 p.
Number of Pages360
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5629021M
ISBN 100500180865
LC Control Number68054496

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