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A history of Western art by Laurie Adams

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Published by Brown & Benchmark in Madison, WI .
Written in English


  • Art -- History

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [493]-500) and index.

StatementLaurie Schneider Adams.
LC ClassificationsN5300 .A33 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination560 p. :
Number of Pages560
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL824573M
ISBN 100697287823
ISBN 109780697287823
LC Control Number95080873

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