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British Museum, London

British Museum, London

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Published by Hamlyn in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British Museum.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published in Italian, Milan: Arnoldo Mondadori, 1967.

    Statement[texts by Antonio Caleca and others].
    SeriesGreat museums of the world
    ContributionsCaleca, Antonio.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20355581M

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