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2 edition of picture book of ancient British art found in the catalog.

picture book of ancient British art

Piggott, Stuart.

picture book of ancient British art

by Piggott, Stuart.

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Published by University Press in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, British.,
  • Art, Celtic.,
  • Great Britain -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 26-27.

    Statementby Stuart Piggott and Glyn E. Daniel.
    ContributionsDaniel, Glyn Edmund.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 27 p.
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14364841M
    LC Control Number53003905

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