Art in Greece by AndrГ© de Ridder

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Published by A. A. Knopf in New York .

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Statementby A. de Ridder and W. Deonna. With sixty-six figures in the text and twenty-four plates
SeriesThe history of civilization, [Pre-history and antiquity]
ContributionsDeonna, Waldemar, 1880-1959, Collum, Vera Christina Chute, 1883-
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxii, 375 p.
Number of Pages375
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14603761M
LC Control Number27023474

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