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Art in theancient world

Art in theancient world

a handbook of styles and forms : Iran, Mesopotamia, The Levant, Egypt, Greece, Etruria, Rome


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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English

  • Art, Prehistoric.,
  • Art, Ancient.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementby Pierre Amiet ... (et al.) ; translated by Valerie Bynner.
    ContributionsAmiet, Pierre.
    LC ClassificationsN5310
    The Physical Object
    Pagination567p. :
    Number of Pages567
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15066860M
    ISBN 100571117430

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