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A pictorial history of Western art

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Published by New American Library in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 468-472.

    Statement[by] Erwin O. Christensen.
    SeriesA Mentor book,, MQ564
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN5302 .C45
    The Physical Object
    Pagination479 p.
    Number of Pages479
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5916561M
    LC Control Number64019434
    OCLC/WorldCa1179772

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